Mom used Facebook to stop accused child molester, Orlando police say

Marco Camaco is accused of sending inappropriate messages to 11-year-old

Published On: Dec 24 2013 04:16:57 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 15 2013 05:59:35 AM EST
Marco Camacho
ORLANDO, Fla. -

Police say an Orlando mother used Facebook to help catch an accused child molester.

Marco Camacho was sending inappropriate messages on the social media website to an 11-year-old girl, according to police reports.

The girl's mother noticed the messages on Facebook and alerted investigators.

Camacho was arrested after allegations that he grabbed the girl at an apartment complex pool.

He faces two charges of lewd and lascivious molestation.