ANNANDALE, Md. (CBSDC) - Police arrested a 28-year-old Annandale man who lived on the premises of a home daycare facility on June 7 and are now receiving other reports from children alleging inappropriate sexual touching while they attended Happy Land Daycare.
Elwood Lewis “Louie” Thomas, of 6412 Holyoke Drive in Annandale was charged with two counts of aggravated sexual battery. Police were notified of the allegations after receiving a report from a 14-year-old girl who alleged that Thomas had inappropriately touched her on numerous occasions when she attended the daycare between the ages of 11 and 12.
The daycare has since closed down its operation.
The daycare operated for several years and the investigation is continuing.
Police ask that anyone with information to contact Detective R.K. Castilon at 703-246-3793.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at or http://www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.