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Man arrested on child molesting charges involving 7-year-old

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Harold Preston Byer II, 61. (Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office) Harold Preston Byer II, 61. (Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office)

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office says they have a arrested a man on Child Molesting charges.

On Thursday, the Sheriff's Office says they were notified about an alleged sexual assault by the parent's of the 7-year-old victim.

Deputies say on Friday, 61-year-old Harold Preston Byer II was arrested as a result of their investigation.

Byers was arrested and taken to the Vanderburgh County Corrections Center.

He is currently being held without bond.

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