Evansville Man Charged with Child Molesting

Published 04/25 2014 06:33PM

Updated 04/25 2014 06:35PM

Phillip Velasquez (Vanderburgh County Jail)
Phillip Velasquez (Vanderburgh County Jail)
An Evansville man is arrested on three counts of child molesting. Investigators say he had sexual relations with an 11-year-old girl.
Vanderburgh County Sheriff's deputies arrested 18-year-old Phillip Velasquez after interviewing him about the allegations.

The victim told deputies she was afraid to say no when he propositioned her for sex. Deputies say Velasquez implicated himself in committing the acts on two occasions.

He's being held without bond in the Vanderburgh County Jail.

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