HERNDON, Va. (WUSA9) -- A Herndon man was arrested on Friday and charged with one count of aggravated sexual battery following accusations he inappropriately touched an 8-year-old girl.

According to Fairfax County Police, 49-year-old Joseph E. Bunnell is accused of touching the girl inappropriately at his home on Sept. 21.

The girl's parents reported the incident to police, say authorities.

Bunnell wastransported to the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center.

Police ask that anyone with additional information, please call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477 or text "TIP187" plus your message to CRIMES/274637.

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