Oklahoma City man accused of molesting 4-year-old girl

Michael Lee Edwards was booked into Oklahoma County jail on Monday on complaints of child sexual abuse and indecent or lewd acts with a child under 16, police said.
by Juliana Keeping Modified: May 1, 2012 at 5:53 pm •  Published: May 1, 2012

A 56-year-old Oklahoma City man has been accused of molesting a 4-year-old girl.

Police arrested Michael Lee Edwards after a 4-year-old girl told her mother Edwards had touched her inappropriately.

The girl's mother immediately took her to The Children's Hospital at OU Medical Center, where the staff conducted a sexual assault examination.

Edwards is an employee at Tinker Air Force Base, according to a police report. The alleged abuse occurred April 24 in south Oklahoma City, the report states.

Edwards was booked into Oklahoma County jail on Monday on complaints of child sexual abuse and indecent or lewd acts with a child under 16, a jail official said.

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by Juliana Keeping
Enterprise Reporter
Juliana Keeping is on the enterprise reporting team for The Oklahoman and NewsOK.com. Keeping joined the staff of The Oklahoman in 2012. Prior to that time, she worked in the Chicago media at the SouthtownStar, winning a Peter Lisagor Award...
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