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Man facing indecent act charge

Police Media Releases - Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017 at 9:54am

Police have arrested a man in connection with an indecent act that occurred yesterday afternoon in Dartmouth. 

At 12:27 p.m., officers received information from a group of children who witnessed a man masturbating in the window of an apartment in a building in the area of Maplehurst Drive. The children advised they had been sledding on a hill behind the building for about an hour when they heard a cough and then noticed the man through the open window. Police attended and through the course of the investigation arrested a man without incident at 1:11 p.m. in a unit in the apartment building. The man was held in custody overnight.   

Fifty-six-year-old James Michael Snow of Dartmouth will appear in Dartmouth Provincial Court later today where he will face one charge of committing an indecent act.