Couple jailed for performing sexual acts in UTB parking lot

A couple is behind bars after police caught them in a compromising position during broad daylight.

University of Texas at Brownsville (UTB) police arrested Jorge Vargas Moreno and Maritza Madrigal on public lewdness charges.

The 18-year-old male and the 20-year-old female allegedly performed the sexual act in a Volkswagen in a parking lot off Fort Brown in Brownsville.

Moreno and his girlfriend Madrigal allegedly exposed themselves and rubbed against each other TMs naked genitalia on Tuesday afternoon.

According to court records released Wednesday, Madrigal was allegedly caught straddling Moreno.

The couple allegedly provided a written statement confessing their actions to the officer.

Under Texas state law, public lewdness is a Class A Misdemeanor punishable up to one year in jail and/or a $4,000 dollar fine.