Thirty-six-year-old Hugo Mendoza-Cora this morning pled not guilty to six sexual misconduct charges.
Mendoza-Cora was arrested and charged in October with three charges of sexual contact with two young girls and three charges of taking indecent liberties with the same young victims; all felony charges.
Police reports show Mendoza-Cora took advantage of his granddaughters while serving as their caretaker.
Reports show the abuse occurre as early August 2016 and continued into October 2017.
He has also been living in the country illegally and is being held on a $50,000 bond.