Man investigated for possibly taking improper photos at Mayfest

Posted Friday, May. 03, 2013  Print Reprints

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Police are investigating a man for allegedly taking improper photographs, possibly of children, at Mayfest.

A police report indicates the alleged offense occurred Thursday about 7 p.m. at Trinity Park.

Police officials would not discuss further details of the allegation on Friday.

“The FWPD Sex Crimes Unit is currently investigating a case where a suspect identified by police was alleged to have participated in the offense of Improper Photography, potentially involving children,” Sgt. Kelly Peel said in an email. “In our effort to maintain the integrity of this on-going investigation, the FWPD cannot release any other details on the case at this time.”

Peel said the department has increased the number of officers at all public events like Mayfest to monitor for any suspicious activities.

Deanna Boyd