A man is accused of urinating on a 5-year-old black child and calling her a racial slur in an alley in Grand Rapids, MI. police said.
Grand Rapids police responded to a call they received about 6:10 pm Wednesday, Aug 23 to a residence after the parents called them stating a man urinated on their 5-year-old daughter.
The man was described as a white man about 60 years old.
After the police spoke to witnesses they were informed that the incident took place in an alley behind the 1000 block of Leonard Street NW.
The witnesses, as well as the 5-year-old victim, told police the man also called her a nigger.
Police say the 5-year-old child was not physically harmed. After getting a detailed description of the suspect authorities would eventually arrest him at his home.
Police said detectives with the departments Family Services Team are investigating the incident and working with the Children’s Advocacy Center to provide counseling for the child victim and witnesses.
The suspect is currently being held in the Kent County Jail on an unspecified felony pending a case review by the Kent County prosecutors.