Preschooler claims she was molested by day care owner's grandson, police say

Clenol Jean lives in day care center with grandmother, authorities say


NORTH MIAMI, Fla. – A 23-year-old man was arrested Wednesday after a 4-year-old girl told her mother that the man, whom she calls her “fake Uncle Cle,” molested her at her North Miami day care center, the North Miami Police Department said.

The preschooler was being treated for a rash on her genital area when she told her mother that Clenol Jean inappropriately touched her, according to an arrest report.

Jean, who lives at his grandmother’s unlicensed day care, had the child go to his room, where he closed the door and made her remove her clothing, then molested her, a police report said.

The child said she was molested five times inside and outside Jean’s bedroom, the police report said.

Jean told police that he does play with the children at the daycare center, the report said, but denied touching the child in a sexual manner.