A man known as a Las Vegas “neighborhood babysitter” faces additional child sex abuse charges Thursday afternoon.
The Metropolitan Police Department arrested 53-year-old Sean Rix on warrants from the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office.
Las Vegas police and the local rape crisis center have teamed up to provide additional advocacy services at each police station in the valley.
A Las Vegas man described by residents as the neighborhood babysitter has been arrested on charges of lewdness and child abuse.
Las Vegas saw the highest total in the U.S. of rescued child sex trafficking victims during an FBI-led nationwide sweep in July known as Operation Independence Day.
The complaint filed this week alleges that the school district and Maysen Melton’s parents failed to protect his fellow students despite his record as a sexual predator.
The 17-year old says she was groped and then assaulted by a loss-prevention specialist at an Albertsons store in east Las Vegas.