A Huntingburg man is in the Dubois County Security Center today facing felony sexual battery charges from an incident late last year where he allegedly molested a 13-year old girl.
Last month investigators with the Huntingburg Police Department along with the help of the Dubois County Department of Child and Family Services launched a child molesting investigation, from an incident that occurred back in December. Huntingburg police had recieved a complaint from a Huntingburg parent concerning their 13-year old daughter.
As a result of their investigation Huntingburg Police arrested 70-year old James House after police and DCS investigators spoke with House for further questioning at the Huntingburg Police Department.
House was taken into custody at 5:30 yesterday afternoon and charged with a Class D felony of Sexual Battery. He was taken to the Security Center where he is currently being held on bond.