Yerington man arrested on lewdness charge |

Yerington man arrested on lewdness charge

A Yerington man is facing felony lewdness charge after he turned himself in at the Lyon County Detention Facility after a warrant was issued for his arrest.

Herbert Hall, 47, surrendered on Friday afternoon on a warrant for his arrest charging him with one felony count of lewdness with a minor under the age of 14.

The arrest warrant had been issued as a result of an investigation conducted by the Nevada Department of Public Safety Investigation Division, after the victim in this case reported the alleged incident to her friends who then encouraged her to report the incident to her parents. Bail was set at $100,000.

Anyone with additional information regarding this case is asked to contact Martin Roberto at 684-7429 or 741-3376.