MERIDEN — A Southington man faces charges after police said he admitted performing a sex act in Hubbard Park on Monday.
Timothy Delaney, 22, of 208 W. Center St., Southington, was charged with public indecency.
A witness reported a man, later identified as Delaney, masturbating in the park at around 7:45 p.m. on Monday, according to a police report. The witness provided police with a physical description and a photo of the Toyota Tacoma the man was driving, along with its license plate.
Officers determined the truck was registered to Delaney and spoke with him at his home before taking him into custody.
Delaney later admitted to the incident, according to the police report. He has two prior convictions for public indecency, according to the state Judicial Branch.
Delaney was released on $5,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in Meriden Superior Court on Sept. 20.