By Anica Padilla

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) — A 46-year-old man in Colorado Springs is accused of sexually assaulting children placed in his home for foster care. Joel Longshore was arrested for multiple counts of sexual assault on a child by one in a position of trust.

Joel Longshore (credit: Colorado Springs Police)

The investigation began in December 2020.

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“During the on-going investigation, additional victims were identified and interviewed about their sexual abuse in the foster home,” investigators stated.

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CSPD Special Victims detectives are actively seeking additional information, including potential unreported incidences involving the suspect.

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If anyone has any information, or was a victim, please call the Colorado Springs Police Department using the department’s main number, 719-444-7000.

Anica Padilla