An Arkansas City man was arrested July 1 after allegedly committing sex crimes against three juvenile Arkansas City females, all 8 years old or younger.

ACPD logoLance Michael Todd, 21, was arrested by the Arkansas City Police Department on suspicion of two counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child, involving two of the victims.

He was transported to and booked into the Cowley County Jail in Winfield in lieu of $30,000 bond through Cowley County District Court in Arkansas City.

After continued investigation, police discovered evidence of a third victim.

Charges of child abuse and sexual exploitation of a child, as well as a third count of aggravated indecent liberties with a child, were added to Todd’s booking.

His bond was set to be increased by an additional $60,000.

Todd remained in custody at the time of this release.

All three victims were known by Todd.

This information was provided by City of Arkansas City Public Information Officer and Special Projects Coordinator Andrew Lawson.