Wabash Man Arrested On Child Molestation Charges

By Ian Hoover- 21Alive

Wabash Man Arrested On Child Molestation Charges

September 2, 2014 Updated Sep 2, 2014 at 12:49 PM EST

WABASH, Ind. (21Alive) -- A Wabash County man has been arrested on two counts of child molestation for multiple acts committed with a 13-year-old boy from 2011 to 2013.

Earnest T. Hurt, 41, was arrested Tuesday morning by deputies from the Wabash County Sheriff's Department at his residence in Wabash. Hurt had been at the center of an investigation led by Indiana State Police Detective Josh Rozzi, after state police received information from the Department of Child Services that a young boy had been molested.

Hurt faces two charges of molestation and two charges of sexual misconduct with a minor.

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