RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- A man has been arrested for alleged lewdness with a child at an area park.
According to a press release, officers responded on Wednesday to Mira Loma Park in the 300-block of south McCarran on a report of a suspicious subject. Upon arrival, officers were informed that a 6-year-old child, who had been playing in the park with other children, was approached by an unknown male subject. The male subject appeared intoxicated, made suggestive comments to the child and then began to touch her on her upper thigh.
Officers met with additional children who witnessed the incident and were able to identify the subject. The subject, 59-year-old Martin George, was subsequently arrested and booked at the Washoe County Jail for Lewdness with a Minor under 14.
The Reno Police Department is asking for anyone having information relating to this crime or the suspect to contact the Reno Police Department at 775-334-2115, or Secret Witness at 775-322-4900.