A Washington man turned himself into authorities on a warrant for sexual abuse and lascivious acts with a child. According to the Washington County Communications Office, at about 4 a.m. Friday 39-year-old Elmer Ramirez turned himself in at the Washington County Jail. A warrant was out for his arrest for sexual abuse in the second degree, lascivious acts with a child, dissemination and exhibition of obscene materials to minors, and indecent exposure. Bond was set at $37,000.

The case is related to a report of sexual assault on December 4, 2019 in Washington. At that time an investigation was started by local law enforcement.