Police looking for parents who used Suzi’s Zoo Home Daycare in Las Cruces

Christopher Manuel was arrested on March 20, 2017 on multiple charges related to the sexual assault of a child.

Police are still investigating the case where a 20-year-old man of Las Cruces was arrested in connection to sexual child abuse charges.

Christopher Taylor Manuel lived at home day care at 1530 Mariposa Dr. under the name Suzi’s Zoo Home Daycare.

Manuel was arrested on March 20 and charged with one count of criminal sexual penetration of a child under 13, one count of criminal sexual contact of a minor and three counts of sexual exploitation of a child involving photographs.

Parents and legal guardians of children who stayed at Suzi’s Zoo Home Daycare within the past three years are asked to call La Pinon Children’s Advocacy Center and Rape Crisis Center. La Pinon is helping police with the investigation.

La Pinon can be reached at 575-526-3437.

Manuel remains in custody at the Dona Ana County Detention Center where he’s being held on a $300,000 bond.

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