Virginia Beach masseuse charged with sexual battery

Posted at 6:04 PM, Mar 11, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-12 00:08:39-04

Virginia Beach, Va. -- A masseuse in Virginia Beach has been charged with sexual battery and practicing without a license after a woman claimed she was inappropriately touched  last month when she went to Knuckles 'N' Knots on 3613 Virginia Beach Blvd.

The woman told police that while she was getting a massage, Christopher Brian Beard, 28, pressed against her and inappropriately touched her.

The woman was unsure if she even wanted to report the incident according to police. She then became concerned for other potential victims.

Police are trying to identify other possible victims who may have had contact with the man accused. If you feel like you've been a victim, please call investigators at 757-385-4101.