New London Sex Offender Arrested

(New London, Conn./CBS Connecticut) A convicted sex offender has been arrested after a  15 year old girl told her  father he pulled alongside of her  as she walked home from school on Bank Street at Braemer Place Thursday afternoon and  began honking his horn at her  and motioned for her to get into the vehicle.

The father then called police .The girl was able to provide a description of the man’s face and the license plate of the vehicle he was  driving.

69 year old  Abbot Dinoto was located  on Orchard Street and was charged with Criminal Attempt at Risk of Injury to a Minor  and Breach of Peace.Police say more charges may  be  forthcoming.

Dinoto is on probation.He is being held in lieu of  $100,000 bond.


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