Ryan arrested for indecent contact with child

By David Hotle, The JOURNAL


A Washington man was arrested on two counts of indecent contact with a child Tuesday evening.

Eric J. Ryan, 29, of Washington, was arrested at 7:08 p.m., Tuesday at 210 E. 14th Street in Washington when officers went to the residence to serve a warrant. Bond has been set at $2,000 cash only.

The arrest was based on an incident that occurred in February.

Indecent contact with a child is an aggravated misdemeanor and can bring up to a year in prison.