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Orem man arrested in attacks on girls

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A 46-year-old Orem man was arrested Monday night on suspicion of sexually assaulting several young girls at a public swimming pool.

The man was swimming at SCERA swimming pool, 701 S. State, just after 7 p.m. when several girls reported to lifeguards that he had touched their buttocks and legs under the water. Five girls, ages 9, 10, 11 and 12, were allegedly touched by the man.Pool employees called police, who arrested the man and booked him into the Utah County Jail for investigation of multiple counts of sexual assault.