Interim Report of the Statewide Grand Jury (Reported January 10, 2018) – child molestation

Interim Report of the Statewide Grand Jury

Reported January 10, 2018

Please note: An indictment, information, or complaint is merely an allegation. The U.S. Constitution guarantees that a defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.

Johnny Sanchez (age 35)

124 Lincoln Street

Woonsocket, RI


The Statewide Grand Jury reported out an indictment charging Johnny Sanchez with one count of first degree child molestation, four counts of first degree sexual assault, and one count of third degree sexual assault.

It is alleged that on multiple occasions between February 1, 2014 and November 9, 2015, Sanchez sexually assaulted a teenage girl known to him. The alleged incidents took place in Woonsocket.

The Woonsocket Police conducted the investigation. Sanchez is scheduled to be arraigned in Providence County Superior Court on January 31, 2018.