Lewd Act Upon A Child


On August 07, 2022, at 11:37 AM, officers responded to a Lewd Act Upon A Child call. Through officer investigation, they determined between 9:00 AM and 9:30 AM, a juvenile was at a business, in the 500 Block of South First Avenue. While the juvenile was at the location, a 55-year-old male suspect touched a juvenile’s breasts, underneath her clothing. Additionally, the suspect touched the victim’s buttocks, over her clothing. It was determined this was the second time the suspect has committed this crime over the last two weeks. The suspect was subsequently arrested for these crimes. Detectives are trying to determine if there are additional victims related to this suspect. This case is currently under investigation. Anyone with information on this incident is encouraged to contact the Arcadia Police Department at (626) 574-5151, case number 22-3333. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store, or by using the websitehttp://lacrimestoppers.org.