San Jose, Costa Rica – Crusty the clown was taken down for possible child molestation. A man who in his spare time has the job of being a clown was arrested today on suspicion of abusing four minors. The detainee is named Chaves, and is 44 years old.
According to information from the OIJ, the events occurred several months ago. Apparently, the man was performing as a clown and took advantage of the trust of children. Thus, according to OIJ, managed molesting at least four of them.
In addition, Chaves had a radio on a frequency in the province, which was aimed at children. Police presumed that also used it to make contact with the children and then abuse them.
The arrest was made today at about 7:50 am
The subject was transported to a report to prosecutors.