HENDERSON, Nev. -- The man accused of stealing a plane from North Las Vegas Airport Saturday and flying around the valley is now facing lewdness charges.
Evan Grant, 27, of Henderson is accused of lewdness involving two children under the age of 14.
During Grant's flight around the valley, he admitted over radio transmissions that he was a pedophile and had been since he was 13. Grant also said he had done something he could never take back.
The sex crimes allegations against Grant, 27, were reported Friday evening, May 1.
According to the arrest report, Grant fondled a friend's child he believed was asleep. That child told his parents and they contacted police.
The child's mother told police she had noticed that Grant paid extra attention to her son and had even purchased him a gift.