L.A. Reporter, Fill-In Talker Arrested For Suspected Molestation
October 10, 2006 at 6:22 AM (PT)
Former LOS ANGELES TV reporter and LAPD officer and sometime CLEAR CHANNEL Talk KFI-A/LOS ANGELES fill-in host and guest ROD BERNSEN was arrested in LONG BEACH on SATURDAY (10/7) on suspicion of molestation after an incident on board a cruise ship.
BERNSEN, 58, who is well-known in the market for his long run as a reporter for FOX O&O KTTV (TV) (FOX 11) and was a fill-in for KFI from late last year through MAY, was on a cruise with his wife and sister; KFI, whose reporter ERIC LEONARD broke the story MONDAY afternoon, reports that the incident took place in the ship's sauna with two 12-year-old boys.
BERNSEN is being held without bail pending a TUESDAY hearing.