PRESCOTT, Ariz. — Authorities say a Prescott man has been arrested for
allegedly molesting his two adopted daughters.
Prescott police said Thursday that 50-year-old Christopher Lee Bergman has been
booked into Yavapai County Jail.
He’s being held on suspicion of two felony counts of child molestation.
Police say Bergman has denied the allegations. They didn’t immediately know if
he has lawyer yet.
They say the two girls, ages 5 and 9, have been turned over to state Child
Police say a member of Bergman’s family told authorities about the alleged
A detective trained as a child forensic interviewer spoke with both of the
alleged victims and the 9-year-old girl reportedly provided details.
Police say evidence was collected before Bergman was taken into custody.