Man arrested after inappropriate sexual contact with children in Laurel, police say

A man accused of inappropriate sexual contact with two children has been arrested in the Laurel area of Anne Arundel County, police say.

Authorities charged 50-year-old James Ten-eyck from the 3200 block of Purple Leaf Lane after a young boy told his mother that he inappropriately touched him. Police investigated and identified a second child they say claimed Ten-eyck made inappropriate sexual contact with him.

Ten-eyck faces multiple sex offense and sex abuse charges in connection to the alleged incidents.

He is being held at the Anne Arundel County Detention Center on a no bond status.

Anyone with any additional information is asked to call police at 410-222-4733 or 410-222-4700.