Springdale man charged with molesting child for five years

cwinston@thestate.comNovember 20, 2013 

— A 32-year-old man was arrested Wednesday, accused of sexually molesting a child for nearly five years.

Duc Nguyen turned himself in and was charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor in the second degree, according to a press release from Sprindale Police Chief Kevin Cornett.

Nguyen is accused of molesting the child from August 2005 to May 2010. The victim was 12 years old when the assaults began and was living in the same residence as Nguyen, according to the press release.

Cornett asked that anyone with information in reference incidents like this notify the Springdale Police Department at 803-796-3160 or your local law enforcement agency.

The State is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service