Sex Offender Arrested for Allegedly Exposing Himself to Woman in Stoughton

Ariel Higgins, a level 2 sex offender, was arrested after allegedly exposing himself to a woman in Stoughton on Thursday.

Ariel Wiggins, 41, of Bridgewater, allegedly asked a Stoughton woman to help him perform a sex act in his vehicle, across the street from Stoughton Public Library on Thursday.

Wiggins allegedly asked a woman for directions and then exposed himself to her, Channel 7 reports.

Wiggins, an unemployed father of three, has a long criminal history, was convicted of a sex crime in 2005 and is a Level 2 Sex Offender, according to Channel 7.

The victim, 35-year-old Rachel Murphy, told 7 News that she was out walking when Wiggins drove by yelling out his window.

"He was touching himself and asked me to help. I felt violated. Who knows what could have happened. You got to get this guy off the street."

charged him at 1:45 p.m. with accosting and annoying a person of the opposite sex and lewd and lascivious conduct.

Police say these types of charges are usually the result of a public breach of the peace.

Wiggins is currently in jail and unable to raise the needed bail for release, according to his court appointed attorney.

DarkKnight February 12, 2012 at 11:42 AM
Dirt bag.


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