Brownsville security guard arrested in child molestation case

Reynaldo Cardenas

A security guard with the Valley International Country Club is behind bars after he allegedly molested a 16-year-old girl.

Brownsville police arrested 33-year-old Reynaldo Cardenas on an indecency with a child by sexual contact charge on Tuesday.

Investigators are not releasing many details but told Action 4 News that Cardenas took a 16-year-old girl to a building and molested her.

The 33-year-old security guard appeared before a Brownsville municipal judge on Wednesday morning.

Cardenas remains in custody under a $100,000 dollar bond.