Grand Junction man accused of sexually assaulting children

MESA COUNTY, Colo. (KJCT) A Grand Junction man is behind bars, accused of sexually assaulting at least three children.

According to the Mesa County Sheriff's Office, 60-year-old Gregory Trout turned himself in on Wednesday after investigators got an arrest warrant for him.

He is facing several charges including seven counts of sexual assault on a child, pattern of abuse. He is also charged with one count of indecent exposure.

Investigators say the alleged incidents happened between 1988 and 2019.

The Mesa County Sheriff's Office says they identified and interviewed other alleged victims as well, however those alleged crimes were beyond the statute of limitations.

Trout is being held in the Mesa County Jail.