Troy Police arrest suspect in Lewdness; Attempted kidnapping case


TROY, NY (WRGB) Troy Police say they have arrested Daniel Flowers and charged him with Public Lewdness, Attempted abduction, Kidnapping 2nd Degree and Assault 1st Degree.

On Saturday July 29, 2017 at about 3:50 am, police say a suspect approached two women while they were going to their vehicle parked near Broadway and 3rd. Police say the suspect committed a lewd act in their presence .

On Wednesday August 2nd at about 1:50 pm in the area of the gorge on the Poestenkill creek off Cypress St in Troy, police say a suspect approached two young women and performed a lewd act. Police say the suspect then attempted to assault and abduct one of the two women. Together they were able to fight off the suspect and escape.

In court, Flowers was charged with attempted abduction, kidnapping, assault, and public lewdness. He has been denied bail after being convicted of two prior felonies in South Carolina.

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