ROYAL OAKS, Calif. -

A Royal Oaks man is facing multiple charges of child molestation, the Monterey County Sheriff's Department says.

Lorenzo Ledesma, 38, was arrested at his residence Tuesday afternoon on suspicion of molesting two children over a period of about 15 years.

The alleged incidents occurred in the Royal Oaks, Aromas and Watsonville areas, deputies said.

Ledesma has been booked into Monterey County Jail on multiple counts of lewd and lascivious acts on children.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Deputy Scott Davis, Detective Kim Smith or Detective Larry Bryant at 755-3772.