SCOTTSBURG, Ind. (WDRB) -- A man wanted for child molestation was arrested Saturday evening in a traffic stop. The Scottsburg City Police Department announced via Facebook they arrested Earl E. Hawkins III at 6:35 p.m. on Saturday.

Hawkins was arrested during a traffic stop at State Road 56 and Lake Road. He was taken into custody on one Class A felony of child molestation and one count of Class C Felony child molestation.

Officials have not released any more information but they say more charges are pending.

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