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A man was arrested on the Burning Man site and is confronted with allegations of sexual violence and false imprisonment. A file image shows an art installation at last year's festival in Nevada

The man is arrested on the Burning Man site for alleged sexual abuse and false imprisonment

  • A man was arrested on the Burning Man site and is confronted with allegations of sexual violence and false imprisonment
  • Oleg Gennadievich Ivanov is in custody in the prison of Pershing County in Nevada
  • The victim gave the police a description of what happened and the location
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A man based on the Burning Man site is confronted with allegations of sexual violence and false imprisonment.

Oleg Gennadievich Ivanov is believed to be in custody in the Pershing County prison with a bail of $ 152,500, Sheriff Jerry Allen told the County Reno Gazette Journal.

The victim gave a report of the incident and a description of the suspect, as well as the location of the suspect, allowing the police to track him down.

A man was arrested on the Burning Man site and is confronted with allegations of sexual violence and false imprisonment. A file image shows an art installation at last year's festival in Nevada

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A man was arrested on the Burning Man site and is confronted with allegations of sexual violence and false imprisonment. A file image shows an art installation at last year's festival in Nevada

Police said he cooperated with the investigation after an interview.

It is not known whether the suspect or the victim are connected to the Burning Man project.

Burning Man only starts on August 25 and takes place until September 2 at a location in the Nevada desert.

Burning Man is an annual, nine-day gathering in the desert with artistic performances, installations and music

Burning Man is an annual, nine-day gathering in the desert with artistic performances, installations and music

Burning Man is an annual, nine-day gathering in the desert with artistic performances, installations and music

No information has been released about the suspect or the victim.

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Sexual abuse is a category A crime. That is the most serious form under Nevada law.

Sexual assault is a category A crime, the most serious type of crime under Nevada law. Sexual abuse is defined as when one person imposes sexual penetration on another person according to Nevada law.

False imprisonment, a category B crime, is the detention or detention of someone without legal authority.

Burning Man is an annual, nine-day gathering in the desert with artistic performances, installations and music. The event is organized by a group called the Burning Man project.

The event is being held in a temporary metropolis called Black Rock City in the remote Black Rock Desert – called "the playa" – in Nevada.

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