Police have charged a man in connection with an indecent act that recently occurred in Dartmouth.
At approximately 12:45 p.m. on April 29, Halifax Regional Police received a call regarding a man masturbating while he watched a child playing outside a residence on Ruben Court in Dartmouth. The man had been in the doorway of a nearby residence. Police attended and arrested a man a short time later without incident. He was later released and has since been charged with committing an indecent act.
Eighty-year-old Eric John Meredith of Dartmouth will appear in Dartmouth Provincial Court on June 6.