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Skater accused of child molestation

May 24, 2008 5:50:36 PM PDT
A professional skateboarder is facing child molestation charges.The Orange County Sheriff's Department said 36-year-old Brian Patch was arrested on May 14 at his home in Westminster.

Patch is accused of committing a lewd act with a 15-year-old girl in April. He will be arraigned next month.

Patch has competed in many skateboard events, including the X-Games.


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