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Princeton man charged with child molesting

John Morrison, 65. (Source: Gibson County Jail) John Morrison, 65. (Source: Gibson County Jail)
PRINCETON, IN (WFIE) -

A Princeton man is charged with child molestation.

Authorities say 65-year-old John Morrison is accused of fondling a 12-year-old girl.

Police say the incident happened on Wednesday.

Investigators say the girl told school personnel who contacted Child Protective Services. CPS then called Princeton Police.

Authorities say Morrison was called in for questioning and arrested without incident.

Officials with the Princeton Police Dept. say Morrison is being held in jail on a $60,000 surety bond or $6,000 cash bond. 

Detectives with Princeton Police are handling the investigation.

Morrison is scheduled to appear in circuit court Friday morning.

14 News is continuing to follow these breaking developments, and we will have the latest on air, online at 14News.com and on mobile with the 14 News mobile app.

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