Springdale Police Arrest Man for Sexual Indecency with a Child

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A Springdale man has been arrested for Sexual Indecency with a Child.

George Lawson, 62, was arrested by Springdale Police after it was reported he sexually touched 15 and 16-year-old juveniles. 

According to the report, two teenage victims disclosed during a forensic interview that Lawson had touched their private parts several times. Both victims also stated that Lawson first touched them a year ago. 

The 15-year-old victim stated that Lawson has touched them as recently as Friday, March 4. The report also states that Lawson asked the victims if he can perform oral sex on them. Lawson had also offered money to the victims in exchange of oral sex, according to the report. 

It is reported that Lawson would buy the juveniles alcohol and cigarettes and also take them to places they wanted to go at nighttime.

Lawson is currently being held at the Washington County Jail. His bond has not yet been set.

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