Kennewick Man Suspected of Luring/Indecent Exposure Arrested

<p>Maximinio Castillo-Murcia</p>

Maximinio Castillo-Murcia

Kennewick Police arrest 41-year-old Maximinio Castillo-Murcia of Kennewick for allegedly attempting to lure a 13-year-old girl into his ice cream truck Wednesday afternoon near Monopoly Park.

Police say it happened while the teenage girl was purchasing ice cream from Castillo-Murcia.

The victim did not report the incident at the time but notified school officials the next day who then contacted police.  The victim reported that a 7 year old female was with her at the time of the incident.

At the time she purchased the ice cream, the victim says she noticed Castillo-Murcia masturbating.  She then threw her ice cream at the suspect and fled.

Investigators, with the help of the victim, located and arrested Castillo-Murcia yesterday.

Additional charges are pending against Castillo-Murcia.