BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Kern County Sheriff's deputies arrested 57-year-old Daniel Holthaus of Bakersfield after an investigation they say revealed he had continuous sexual contact with four different children as young as 6 years old over a 15-year period.
He has been booked at the downtown jail on multiple sex related offenses and his bail is set at $9 million, the Sheriff's Office said.
Mandatory water regulation goes into effect
A mandatory water conservation emergency regulation went into effect Tuesday, according to the State water officials.
Phone service outage in west Kern County
The Kern County Sheriff's Office is notifying the public of an ongoing phone service outage.
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