Man arrested after allegedly committing a ‘lewd act’ in the Decatur CemeteryPhoto by Dan Whisenhunt
This story has been updated.
Decatur, GA — Decatur Police on May 15 arrested a man after he allegedly committed a “lewd act” in the Decatur Cemetery.
Police responded to the cemetery, located off Commerce Drive, at 6:12 p.m.
“An adult female and a juvenile female stated they witnessed a man remove his penis from his pants and begin to masturbate while watching them,” a spokesperson for the Police Department said. “Officers located the male and placed him under arrest for the act.”
The man was identified as 55-year-old Homer, Ga. man and he was charged with cruelty to children in the second degree, enticing a child for indecent purposes and public indecency.
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