On Saturday, May 20, 2023 Worcester Police arrested Jose Vargas, 55, of Worcester for indecent assault and battery on a child under 14, and indecent exposure.
At approximately 6:05 PM on May 20, Worcester Police were dispatched to a call to check on the welfare of an individual.
Upon arrival and after making contact with a 13-year-old victim, Worcester Police were informed that Vargas allegedly exposed his bare genitals to the victim in the past.
The victim also informed police that on Friday, May 19, 2023, Vargas committed an act of indecent assault and battery.
The details contained in the charging documents are allegations. Jose Vargas is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.