MPD files lustful touching charge

Richard Paul (Source: Meridian Police Dept.)

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - A Meridian man has been charged with one count of lustful touching of a child.

61-year-old Richard Paul was arrested Saturday at Bonita Lakes Mall.

He appeared in Meridian Municipal Court Monday, where he waived his initial hearing.

Paul's bond was set at $100,000. He has been released.