Police arrest man accused of abusing child
Suspect has history of sexual misconduct
Beaverton police detectives arrested a 34-year-old Beaverton man on Friday who is accused of sexually abusing a child and performing a lewd act in front of two children.
Giovanni Nason Maipi was lodged in the Washington County Jail on a first-degree sodomy charge.
"The victim in this crime is the child of a family friend," said Officer Mike Rowe, Beaverton police spokesman.
Maipi was previously arrested by Beaverton police officers on March 2, 2012, at the Beaverton City Library on disorderly conduct charges. "Two juveniles reported seeing Maipi masturbating while at a computer," Rowe said of the 2012 case. "Maipi admitted to officers that he was masturbating while looking at porn on the computer."
The Beaverton Police Department does not know if there are any other victims.
Anyone with information about this case or who believes they are a victim is asked to contact the Beaverton Police Department at 503-629-0111.Add a comment