Police: Dental assistant arrested for sex abuse, more victims possible

He was a dental assistant in Peoria and Phoenix for the past five years. Police said there may be more victims.

PEORIA, Ariz. - Police said detectives arrested 41-year-old dental assistant Oscar Castro on 12 counts of sexual abuse Thursday.

Two female victims came forward, saying Castro had sexually abused them multiple times in 2017 while they were being treated at a Peoria dental practice, according to police.

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Police said Castro has been employed as a dental assistant for the past five years in dental practices in Peoria and Phoenix.

He was booked into the 4th Avenue Jail.

Police said there may be more victims. If you have any information, contact Detective Lisa Shearer at 623-773-8038.