(KMOV) – Police say a man was arrested for lewd conduct after he showed up at the Belleville East High School homecoming dance wearing drag on Saturday.
Curtis Hutchings was charged with one count of public indecency, a class 4 felony.
According to police, officers were working security at the event around 8:15 p.m. when students told them a man wearing makeup and a pink dress was parked on the school parking lot near West Boulevard.
Officers investigated and located Hutchings seated in his vehicle. They said he had no legal grounds to be on the property and verified the possibility of lewd conduct.
He was taken into custody on $50,000 bond. He was arraigned Tuesday morning and transferred to the St. Clair County Jail.