Man Arrested for Lewdness With Child in Park

Mugshot courtesy Washoe County Jail
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RENO, NV - Reno police have arrested a man they believe touched a six-year-old girl inappropriately in a park.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014, officers were called to Mira Loma Park, where they were informed the girl was approached by a man who appeared intoxicated. Witnesses say the man made suggestive comments to the girl and then touched her on her upper thigh.

Officers met with other children who saw the incident and were able to identify the man. Police tracked and arrested 59-year-old Martin George. He is charged with Lewdness with a minor under 14 and is in the Washoe County Jail.