POSTED: Friday, June 7, 2013 - 12:00pm
UPDATED: Friday, June 7, 2013 - 12:04pm
INDEPENDENCE, LA (NBC33) — A 50-year-old man was arrested for indecent behavior after he exposed himself to a child.
The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office reports that the incident occurred on Thursday, June 6. We’re told the suspect, Willie Williams, approached a child who was standing outside a home in Independence. He allegedly made “rude remarks” while exposing himself.
Deputies responded, but Williams had fled the scene. He was seen crawling under a fence.
Eventually they caught up with Williams and were able to recover the clothes he was wearing when he tried to escape.
Williams was arrested and charged with Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile.