GREENSBORO, N.C. (WFMY/WNCN) — Police in Yadkinville and Thomasville have made arrests in two separate incidents where men were accused of committing lewd acts in front of children and their mothers.
Yadkinville Police arrested a registered sex offender after they said he exposed himself to a woman and her 3-year-old son.
Kenneth Eric Jones was arrested on Tuesday evening after a police investigation. He was charged with felonious Indecent Exposure.
In Thomasville, police have made an arrest in the case of a man committing a lewd act in a Dollar General store there.
According to police, a man was caught on surveillance video at the Lexington Avenue store masturbating on Monday around 3 p.m.
A woman told police that the man then made contact with her while her 6 and 7-year-old kids stood beside her.
Lee Curtis McNeill Jr., 25, of Thomasville, turned himself in Tuesday night after seeing himself on surveillance footage during a TV news broadcast.
McNeill was charged with two counts of felonious indecent liberties with a Minor, two counts felonious indecent exposure, and sexual battery. McNeill was placed in Davidson County Jail and has a court date for Nov. 30.
CBS North Carolina contributed to this report