WEST LAFAYETE, Ind. (WLFI) - A West Lafayette man faces multiple charges of child molesting and sexual misconduct after alleged incidents almost six years apart.
48-year-old Michael Houser faces four counts of child molesting from 2006 when investigators said he put his hand down the pants of a girl and had her touch him inappropriately.
He also faces two counts of sexual misconduct with a minor from incidents that detectives said happened in early 2012.
This is a picture of Houser from his 2006 arrest.
State police are warning Indiana residents about a phone scam that has been reported in central Indiana where grandparents are swindled out of money by con artists who tell them about a fake emergency.
Eskenazi Health hospital will officially open for business in downtown Indianapolis on Saturday while nearby Wishard Memorial Hospital will begin to close.
State police say a southern Indiana man has been arrested after a six-hour standoff that began when he fired several shots at family members.