JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (WDRB) -- Jeffersonville Police have arrested 23-year-old Michael Weston of Jeffersonville in connection with a child molestation incident.
Officials say officers responded to a report of a child molested at Bob Hedge Park in Jeffersonville on Wednesday, Nov. 2 just before 5:30 p.m.
They say the subject had fled before officers arrived, and a report was taken and sent to the Detective Division.
During the investigation officials found that the 8-year-old victim was held at knife point, threatened and sexually battered by the suspect, who was identified as Weston.
A search warrant was served for Weston on Friday at his home. He was taken to the Jeffersonville Police Department where he was questioned and arrested.
Weston is charged with child molest, criminal confinement and intimidation with a deadly weapon.
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