Police looking for man wanted for sexually soliciting a minor

Posted at 1:50 PM, Nov 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-12 13:55:53-05

CINCINNATI — Cincinnati Police are searching for 50-year-old R. Bennett McNeil, whom court documents say solicited and purposely had sexual contact with a child under the age of 16.

A warrant has been issued for McNeil's arrest. According to court documents, he is facing one count of importuning, a fifth-degree felony, and one count of sexual imposition, a third-degree misdemeanor.

McNeil is roughly 6 feet, one inch tall, and weighs 230 pounds with brown eyes and brown hair.

According to the release from Cincinnati Police, he also goes by the names Redmond B. McNeil or Benn McNeil.

Anyone with information about McNeil's whereabouts are encouraged to contact police at 513.765.1212 or Crimestoppers at 513.352.3040.