Police: Convicted sex offender found naked in car with teen

Police say a convicted sex offender was arrested after he was found naked in a car with a teenage boy. Police say an officer noticed

Police say they found Kieran Bunce, of Melville, parked in a dark area of the Fort Salonga Shopping Center early yesterday morning.

Police say they found Kieran Bunce, of Melville, parked in a dark area of the Fort Salonga Shopping Center early yesterday morning. (1/29/16)

FORT SALONGA - Police say a convicted sex offender was arrested after he was found naked in a car with a teenage boy.

Police say an officer noticed a vehicle parked in a dark area of the Fort Salonga Shopping Center just after midnight Thursday morning. Investigators say when the officer approached the car, he discovered 48-year-old Kieran Bunce, of Melville, and a 14-year-old boy inside with their clothes off.

Investigators say Bunce met the teen through an app called "Grindr."

"We had agreed to meet to have sex. I told him I was 18, and I knew he was in his 40s," the teen said in a written statement to police.

Bunce's attorney and parents had no comment for News 12 Long Island.

Bunce is a Level 1 sex offender. He was convicted of sexual misconduct involving a 16-year-old girl in 2004, but received only probation.

Bunce pleaded not guilty to three counts of criminal sex act and also endangering the welfare of a child. He's being held on $100,000 cash bail.

Detectives say they believe there may be more victims. Anyone with information is urged to call Suffolk police at 631-854-8452.

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