Salina man arrested on child sex charges

Richard Pulkkinen (KSN News)

SALINA, Kan. (KSNW) – Police have made an arrested a Salina man on suspicion of sex crimes according to KSAL. 

Police Capt. Mike Sweeney said that they have arrested 34-year-old Richard Pulkkinen after police were called to a central Salina home on Tuesday.

According to Sweeney, Pulkkinen was found to be having sexual relations with a girl. The mother of victim found out and called the police.

After an investigation, Salina police arrested and charged Pulkkinen with rape, criminal sodomy and aggravated indecent liberties.

Pulkkinen is an acquaintance to the family of the victim.

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