Man charged for having sex at Lakebottom Park

A 17-year-old man was arrested Tuesday afternoon after he was spotted having sex at Lakebottom Park, Columbus police said.

Michael Foxworth faces a misdemeanor count of public indecency, reports state.

According to police, someone called 911 after she saw Foxworth and a female younger than 17 having sex on a picnic table at the Cherokee Avenue park. Police arrived about 6:10 p.m. and found the couple at the band stage, about 75 yards from the Little League fields.

Children were using the baseball fields at the time the woman saw Foxworth and the girl having sex, reports state.

Police say they made similar arrests Sunday afternoon at the Manchester Expressway Fall Line Trace rest stop. Officers were called to the rest stop, across from Legacy Chevrolet, about 4:45 p.m. Sunday. When officers arrived, they spotted a 23-year-old woman and a 20-year-old man inside a parked silver Range Rover in the busy parking lot.

Reports state the couple was having sex. Police then charged the couple with disorderly conduct – a city ordinance violation.