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LASD - Parks Bureau, Los Angeles County Sheriff
Wednesday July 3rd, 2013 :: 01:48 p.m. PDT

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A Man on Probation for Indecent Exposure is Arrested for Felony Indecent Exposure at Bassett Park, 510 N. Vineland Avenue, La Puente, CA

A Man on Probation for Indecent Exposure is Arrested for Felony Indecent Exposure at Bassett Park, 510 N. Vineland Avenue, La Puente, CA

On July 2, 2013, deputies from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department - Parks Bureau responded to Bassett Park in regards to a man committing indecent exposure by the park restroom.

The deputies contacted the victim at the park and began searching for the suspect.

The individual was subsequently detained and identified by the restrooms next to the playground as Juan Roberto Martinez, a male, 47 years old, and a resident of La Puente.

Further investigation revealed Mr. Martinez was standing in the restroom doorway allegedly exposing and fondling his genitals where the victim a female adult could see him. Additional information indicated he had a $75,000 warrant for indecent exposure issued on June 11, 2013. Additionally it indicated Martinez was on 3 years’ probation for indecent exposure.

Suspect Martinez was arrested and booked at the Industry Sheriff’s Station where he is currently held in lieu of a $35,000 bail.

Parks Bureau personnel are committed to keeping our parks safe from sexual predators and crime. To report a crime or suspicious activity, please call (800) 834-0064.

Bassett Park is located at 510 N. Vineland Avenue, La Puente, CA.

The Parks Bureau of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department polices 177 county parks, golf courses and special event venues throughout Los Angeles County.

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LASD - Parks Bureau, Los Angeles County Sheriff
500 W Temple St
Los Angeles, CA 90012

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Non-emergencies: 213-893-1076

Paul D. Schrader
LASD - Parks Bureau
pdschrad@lasd.org
310-499-8531

510 Vineland Ave
La Puente, CA 91746

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