May 08, 2020

Kan. college daycare employee accused of child sex crimes

Posted May 08, 2020 1:00 AM
Martin / photo Butler County
Martin / photo Butler County

BUTLER COUNTY —Law enforcement authorities are investigating alleged child sex abuse at a day care and have made an arrest.

On May 03, the El Dorado Police Department took a report regarding past sexual abuse that occurred approximately 5 years ago at EduCare Daycare Center on the Butler Community College Campus in El Dorado, according to police.

During the course of this investigation police arrested an employee of the daycare facility identified as 31-year-old Brett Martin, on requested charges of Aggravated Indecent Liberties with a Child.

Martin is no longer listed on the school's website as the daycare's assistant director.

According to police, Martin was involved in multiple community organization where he came into contact with children.

Police said this is a great reminder to have a conversation with your children regarding sexual abuse. For help with starting this conversation with your children please utilize SCARF - Sunlight Children's Advocacy & Rights Foundation which can be reached at 316-313-4107.

If you have information regarding the on-going investigation or believe your child is a victim of sexual abuse please contact Detective Kayla Gatz at 316-322-4498 or e-mail at [email protected]