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Suspect arrested for lewd acts with a minor, Long Beach police seek possible additional victims

On Thursday, May 13, 2021, detectives arrested a male adult suspect who performed lewd acts with a minor.

On May 12, 2021, officers were dispatched to the area of 4th Street and Ximeno Avenue regarding a report of lewd act with a minor. A female juvenile victim stated she was inappropriately touched by a male adult suspect earlier that day. The suspect provides in-home music lessons.

Long Beach Police detectives are seeking possible additional victims.

The male suspect was identified as Bryan Scott, a 55-year-old resident of Lynwood, who was booked for lewd and lascivious acts against a minor. Scott remains in custody at Men’s Central Jail on $125,000 bail.

Anyone who has more information is urged to contact Long Beach Police Special Victims Detectives Nikki Alexander and Hector Gomez at (562) 570-7321. Anonymous tips may be submitted through “LA Crime Stoppers” by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), downloading the “P3 Tips” app to your smartphone (available at the Apple App store and Google Play), or visiting

This article was released by the Long Beach Police Department.