Needles, CA: Man arrested for lewd acts with a child under 14 years old.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, during the past few months, detectives from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station/ Needles Police Department have been conducting an investigation involving allegations of lewd acts with a child and sodomy.
The crimes occurred over a 3 year period in multiple jurisdictions.
At 4:50pm PT on Wednesday, January 18th, 2017, 69 years old Richard Breed from Needles, California was interviewed and arrested.
Richard Breed was booked at the Colorado River Station Jail in Needles, California on charges of, PC 288(a); Lewd Acts With A Child Under 14 and PC 286(c)(1); Sodomy Under 14 Years Old.
Richard Breed’s bail was set at $250,000.00.
This investigation is still ongoing and it is possible more victims exist.
The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department released a picture of Richard Breed (Pictured Above).
If anybody has information regarding this case they are urged to contact Detectives Nick Caronna or Tim Prestion at: 1 (760) 326-9200.
Those wishing to remain anonymous can call the We Tip Hotline at: 1 (877) 78-Crime (27463) or you may leave information online at the We Tip Hotline website at: http://wetip.com/
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