Marshals arrest Posey Co. man accused of child molesting

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A Posey County man has been arrested on charges of child molesting, after authorities said he fled to Alabama.

On June 26, Indiana State Police said detectives began an investigation into 24-year-old Carlampio Lopez of Mt. Vernon, after receiving information accusing Lopez of molesting two girls under the age of 14.

Indiana State Police said the investigation revealed that Lopez allegedly molested two girls between May and June 24.

Felony charges were filed after the Posey County Prosecutor’s Office reviewed the case. When troopers tried to locate Lopez, they said they discovered he had fled to Alabama.

Monday afternoon, the US Marshals Service found Lopez and arrested him in Austinville, Alabama.

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(This story was originally published July 3, 2018)

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