25-year-old man defecates on 5-year-old child while crossing streetBy Mason White 1:54 PM June 28, 2015
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By: Tanya Malhotra
A young man was arrested on a charge of outraging public decency after allegedly dropping his pants and defecating on a child while crossing a street, police in the United Kingdom said.
Glastonbury police said that they have arrested 25-year-old Chas Cox, after being accused of defecting on the 5-year-old child who was crossing the street with his mother.
According to the police investigation, the mother and the child were walking behind the suspect as they were crossing the street in a crosswalk.
As they approached the other side, Cox pulled down his pants and defecated on the floor, splashing the child. He was charged with committed an act that outraged public decency by behaving in an indecent manner.
Cox pleaded not guilty to the charge, saying that he had no other choice but to do what he did. Cox was released from custody on his own recognizance.
The child was not injured as a result of the attack.