Tony Thornton, CEO and president of the Planned Parenthood Association of Lubbock, was arrested and charged with indecent exposure Monday afternoon.The local FOX station picked the story up as did a local NBC station which called the national headquarters.
Thornton, 56, was arrested at the baseball field on Municipal Drive in Lubbock, said Sgt. Jonathan Stewart with the Lubbock Police Department.
According to the police report, the alleged victim was a 43-year-old male.
KCBD NewsChannel 11 contacted the national headquarters of Planned Parenthood. A person with the media relations department said they would work to issue a statement on Thornton's arrest. As of Tuesday evening we have not received a response.
At this point, there is no word on whether Thornton is still employed with Planned Parenthood, following his arrest.