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Oregon man arrested after reportedly abusing 13-year-old girl on flight

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Chad Cameron Camp (PHOTO: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office) Chad Cameron Camp (PHOTO: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office)
PORTLAND, Ore. -

A 26-year-old Gresham, Oregon man was arrested last week in Portland after flight attendants saw him inappropriately touching a 13-year-old girl on an American Airlines flight from Dallas. 

The girl was traveling unaccompanied when Chad Cameron Camp was offered a seat away from her on the nearly empty flight, but he refused. A criminal complaint shows that shortly after takeoff, Camp began making small talk with the girl, nudging and leaning against her, even throwing his earphones into her lap. According to the criminal complaint, Camp placed his hands on her knee and upper thigh and when she asked him to stop, he laughed. 

30 minutes after takeoff, while handing out snacks, a flight attendant reported see Camp's hand near the girl's crotch. The two were separated and authorities were called. The girl told FBI agents she was frightened and didn't know what to do. When the flight attendant intervened, they said they saw a single tear roll down the girl's face. 

Camp was taken into custody when the plane landed and the girl was met by her stepfather. 

Camp was charged with Abusive Sexual Contact with a Minor and pleaded not guilty in court last week. 

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