Stranger accused of dunking small child in Rehoboth motel pool

Kevin J. Minor, 42 of Wilmington, DE

A Wilmington man was arrested on Thursday, after he reportedly dunked a child that he didn’t know, in a pool several times.

Rehoboth Beach Police say on June 25 around 1:00 PM, Officer responded to the Oceanus Motel for reports of a suspicious person. Once on scene, Police say they found that 42-year-old Kevin Minor, had grabbed a 6-year-old girl by the waist, and had dunked her several times in the pool. The action reportedly alarmed the victim and her mother.

Police say Minor, who was intoxicated, did not know the child, or her mother. Minor was taken into custody, where he was charged with reckless endangering 2nd degree, offensive touching, and disorderly conduct. He was then held at the Sussex Correctional Institution on a $2,000 bond, and evicted by the motel.

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