Bayonne man arrested for masturbating in car

A 54-year old Bayonne man was arrested and charged with lewdness according to a press release from the Bayonne Police Department.

Charles Garcia was taken into custody In the area of 26th st and Broadway. Bayonne Police officers responded on a report of a male, later identified as Garcia, seated inside his parked van and masturbating.

Upon arrival, the officers observed Garcia seated inside his vehicle with his genitals exposed. After an on-scene investigation, which included witnesses confirming that they observed him masturbating, Garcia was placed under arrest and charged with lewdness