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IN man arrested and charged with Child Molesting

Timothy Root (Jennings Co Jail) Timothy Root (Jennings Co Jail)

SALEM, IN (FOX19) - Timothy N. Root, 40, of Salem is waiting an initial court appearance on Child Molestation charges after he was arrested Monday morning at his home.

Indiana State Police say that Root was babysitting two boys, four and five years of age, sometime between June and August of 2009 when the alleged molestation occurred. 

In September of this year officials from the Jennings County Child Protective Services contacted Indiana State Police.  After an investigation police submitted their report to the Jennings County Prosecutor last month and a warrant was issued.

Child Molesting is a Class C Felony.

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