Man charged with public lewdness at Hippie Hollow nudist park
A man was charged with public lewdness on Saturday at the Hippie Hollow nudist park on Lake Travis.
According to the arrest affidavit, 37-year-old Asaad Rifaie is facing a Class C misdemeanor charge.
The victim told officers that she and her friends were near the shoreline of the park and she was blowing up a float when Rifaie approached her and asked if he could help. The woman said no, but Rifaie ignored her and preceded to squat next to her and started blowing up the float, according to court documents.
Rifaie sat naked on the woman's towel and asked her if she had a boyfriend. When she said yes he continued to blow up the float and then grabbed the victim's buttocks. She pushed him away, and he apologized and tried to hug her. She pushed him away again and he left, according to the affdaivit.
When officers spoke to Rifaie, he said he was 'just a friendly guy,' court documents said. He was arrested and taken to the Travis County Jail.