NEVADA COUNTY, CA - A Sacramento County sheriff's deputy was arrested in connection to sexually assaulting a child.
Donald Michael Black, 43, was arrested Tuesday on the 5000 block of S. Garfield in Sacramento then transported and booked into Wayne Brown Correctional Facility, Nevada County Sheriff Keith Royal said.
Black was arrested on charges of committing lewd or lascivious acts on a child who is 14 or 15 years old, Royal said. Black was released from jail after posting bail.
Nevada County Sheriff's Department started investigating Black after getting a tip on Sept. 20. The current investigation involves one victim, Royal said. However, the department is continues to investigate Black to determine if there are more victims, Royal added.
Royal said the current investigation was handed over to the Nevada County District Attorney's Office.
The Sacramento County Sheriff's Department said Black worked in field services and has been placed on paid administrative leave.