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Matthew Riddle (Jefferson County Jail photo)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A southern Indiana man faces 11 felony counts of child molestation after an investigation by Indiana State Police.

In a release, ISP says detectives with its Internet Crimes Against Children Unit arrested Matthew D. Riddle, age 35, of Lexington, Indiana, on charges related to the possession of child pornography.

The arrest of Vic Weil, age 74, of Hanover, Indiana, in July, led police to Riddle, who was charged with child pornography after police searched his home.

An arrest warrant was issued this week for Riddle. Police say he had sexual contact with multiple juvenile victims at his Jefferson County, Indiana, home over the last six years.

Madison Police Department arrested Riddle on Wednesday. He is charged with six counts of Child Molesting (6 counts), Level 1 Felony, Sexual Misconduct with a minor (3 counts), Level 4 Felony, and Sexual Misconduct with a minor (2 counts), Level 5 Felony.

Riddle is being held a the Jefferson County, Indiana, jail.

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