Juan Encarnación, arrested for sexual assault


Dominican Juan Encarnación, former Major League Baseball player baseball, was arrested for a complaint of sexual assault allegedly committed against his own 11-year-old daughter.

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The Public Ministry of the Dominican capital announced that it will request the imposition of preventive detention against Encarnación, who is under arrest at the Ciudad Nueva Palace of Justice, in Santo Domingo.

According to a statement from the Attorney General’s Office, the mother of the minor accuses Encarnación of entering her room while she was sleeping and touching her daughter’s private parts, in events that allegedly occurred last May.

Encarnacion, 45, played five seasons as an outfielder in the Detroit Tigers, and then went through teams like the Cincinnati Reds, the Florida Marlins or the St. Louis Cardinals.

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