On Thursday, January 28, the Aberdeen Police Department Investigations Section received information that a 46 year old male that lived in Aberdeen was communicating with a minor for immoral purposes. The victim was a 14 year old female living in another city. Aberdeen Police Detective Jeff Weiss was assigned the case and started his investigation. Weiss obtained a search warrant on January 29 which was served that day at the home of the suspect. The man was arrested and booked into the City of Aberdeen Jail and arraignment is pending.
After viewing the suspect's past history and allegations made against the suspect, Weiss interviewed the suspect who confessed to child molestation accusations made in past cases. The suspect was transported to the Grays Harbor County Jail for arraignment.