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Incident Report for Case #2020-287429

Incident Type


Incident Date

08/05/2020 - 9:04 PM


McKenna Blvd.


 A 57-year-old man, who is white, has been arrested for disorderly conduct with a hate crime enhancer after making unwanted contact with two teens, both of whom are Black, on McKenna Blvd. last night. The victims, both 15-year-old girls, said the stranger made racially derogatory comments to them, and others about sexual acts he wanted to commit on the victims. Ronald A. Pappas was located by officers while he was walking in the roadway, not far from where the victims had been contacted. Pappas was also tentatively charged with resisting.

Released 08/06/2020 at 12:02 PM by PIO Joel Despain

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