Officials: Board member dressed as Star Wars character to lure children
AVILLA, Ind. – A candidate and current Allen Township board member has been arrested on horrific allegations.
Police say Daniel Gene Fritz was dressing up as a Star Wars character and trying to lure children into sexual activity.
He has been charged with two counts of child sexual abuse and using a computer to commit a crime.
Fritz kept his position Tuesday night after running an uncontested race.
No word on what will happen to the position.