Baton Rouge man accused of molesting 13-year-old girl _lowres

Demetrius Wells, 48

A man accused of inappropriately touching a girl was arrested Wednesday on a sex crime count, according to an East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office report.

Demetrius Wells, 48, molested a 13-year-old girl more than one time since 2014, the report says. Wells also told the girl he had intimate feelings toward her and wanted to perform a sex act on her, according to the report.

The girl told authorities she was afraid of Wells after she saw him attack another person, the report says.

Wells, of 1824 General Cleburne Ave. in Baton Rouge, was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison and was assigned a bond of $200,000, according to jail records.