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West Lafayette man accused of child molestation

A West Lafayette man is behind bars facing multiple felony counts of child molestation.

Posted: Apr. 21, 2018 10:39 PM
Updated: Apr. 21, 2018 10:43 PM

TIPPECANOE CO., Ind. (WLFI) — A West Lafayette man is behind bars facing multiple felony counts of child molestation.

Detectives with the Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Office arrested 43-year-old Shawn Cowling Friday night.

He faces seven felony counts of child molesting.

Cowling is being held without bond in the Tippecanoe County Jail.

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