Authorities seek info about man who took indecent liberties with children

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CAROLINE COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Authorities in Caroline County are asking the public to come forward if they have information about a man convicted of taking indecent liberties with a child.

In the Caroline County Circuit Court on May 4, Harry Willard Gardner was convicted of two counts of taking indecent liberties with a child by a person in a custodial or supervisory relationship.

Gardner, of Ruther Glen, Va., was reported by a family member who witnessed Gardner in an inappropriate position with a male toddler, who is the son of a family friend.

It is reported that Gardner spent many years being highly involved in youth soccer in the Metro Richmond Area.

If anyone has any information about previous inappropriate acts by Gardner, please contact the Caroline County Sheriff’s Office and speak with Investigator Brandon Martin at 804-633-5400, or remain anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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