VANDERBURGH COUNTY, Ind. (WEHT) – An Evansville man is facing charges of child molestation and sexual misconduct with a minor.

According to court documents, in July of 2020, the victim reported in a forensic interview that Donald Norman Gattis, 59, of Evansville, engaged in inappropriate sexual activity with her.

The victim said he sexually abused her on multiple occasions. She said when she told his wife about the abuse, she was told not to bring it up again.

Gattis was arrested Thursday and taken to the Vanderburgh County Jail, where he is being held on a $100,000 bond.

(This story was originally published on January 29, 2021)