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Posted inCrime, Crime & Safety

DA files charges in Berkeley pool groping case

An Oakland man has been charged with groping eight young girls in a UC Berkeley pool over the summer. The Alameda County district attorney’s office charged 38-year-old Ryan Lee McCorvie with eight felony counts alleging lewd acts upon a child under 14 years old. District attorney’s office spokeswoman Teresa Drenick said Friday that McCorvie pled not guilty […]

Posted inCrime, Crime & Safety

Police make arrest in Berkeley pool groping

Update, Dec. 14: The Alameda County district attorney’s office charged 38-year-old Ryan Lee McCorvie with eight felony counts alleging lewd acts upon a child under 14 years old. Read more on Berkeleyside. Update, Oct. 27: According to the Alameda County district attorney’s office, this case is pending further investigation, and McCorvie has not yet been charged. Original […]

Posted inCrime, Crime & Safety, Schools

Police: Man groped kids at Strawberry Canyon Pool

The University of California Police Department is looking for a man reported to have groped several children while they were swimming in Strawberry Canyon Pool on Thursday. According to a UCPD notice released Friday at about 10:50 a.m., the reports came in Thursday at about 5:45 p.m. Police say the man “swam up to each victim, grabbed […]