Miami businessman accused of inappropriately touching girl at pool party

Jozef Opdeweegh, 51, appears in court after turning self in to police

MIAMI – A Miami businessman is accused of inappropriately touching a 6-year-old girl at a pool party.

Jozef Opdeweegh, 51, was arrested Monday after turning himself in at the Miami-Dade Police Department.

According to an arrest affidavit, Opdeweegh touched the girl's vagina over her bathing suit three times May 31 in the pool of her apartment complex off Southwest 72nd Avenue.

Opdeweegh appeared in bond court Tuesday morning with a private defense attorney.

The state asked that bond be denied, but Judge Mindy Glazer wouldn't agree until she heard more from the detective on the case regarding probable cause. The detective did not show up to court.

Opdeweegh was scheduled to return to court Tuesday afternoon.