SALEM, Ore. (KOIN) -- A 22-year-old Salem man was issued a citation for allegedly approaching children and trying to sexually touch them.
Samuel Gardiner was cited for attempted harassement after reports he approached young kids and tried to make physical contact, police said in a release.
He is believed to often go to places where there are many children.
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Thirteen-year-old Samantha Dodson may have been camping in the area with 40-year-old Kelsey McCune, a friend of her father’s.
The supect reportedly took his girlfriend and her mother hostage, but released them before SWAT teams arrived on scene.
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