Terre Haute man brought to Jeffersonville to face molestation charges

Ralph Hughett, Sr. (Source: Vigo County, IN Jail)
Ralph Hughett, Sr. (Source: Vigo County, IN Jail)

Posted by Charles Gazaway - email

JEFFERSONVILLE, IN (WAVE) - The man accused of nearly a dozen child molestation charges has been returned to southern Indiana. 59-year-old Ralph Hughett, Senior arrived at the Clark County Jail from Vigo County around 4 p.m. Tuesday.

Hughett was arrested Friday in Terre Haute on 11 charges of child molestation out of Jeffersonville. Police say he had sex and abused two young relatives over several years.

Hughett could make his first Clark County court appearance as early as Wednesday morning.

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