Man arrested at Festival of Trees has criminal history

Posted at 8:45 PM, Dec 05, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-05 23:36:17-05

SANDY, Utah – A man was arrested at the Festival of Trees after allegedly groping and 11-year-old girl.

Police say a woman saw Christopher Rebstock groping the girl near a group of dancers on Friday.

According to court records, he spent time in prison in Louisiana for killing a girl when he was a teenager.

In 2001, he was sentenced to three years in prison in Utah for attempted aggravated sexual abuse of a child.