Nederland police investigate indecency with child, more

Published 1:31 pm Tuesday, August 30, 2022

NEDERLAND — Nederland police are investigating allegations of a local man touching a minor girl inappropriately and providing alcohol to the girl and other minor girls.

Nederland Police Chief Gary Porter said a report was made Aug. 20 regarding indecency with a child and making alcohol available to a minor.

The allegations involve a 47-year-old man.

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When asked if he anticipates making an arrest, Porter said authorities will investigate the case thoroughly and, if appropriate, file criminal charges if probable cause exists.