Jeffersonville High senior arrested on molestation charges

Jeffersonville High senior arrested on molestation charges

JEFFERSONVILLE, IN (WAVE) - A Jeffersonville High School student has been arrested on felony molestation charges.

According to a press release from Greater Clark County Schools, an 18-year-old senior, Michael James Begin, was arrested Wednesday morning related to a situation that occurred at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School.

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GCCS said that the administration has been cooperating with law enforcement with their investigation. They also said parents were notified via letter about the incident.

Clark County Prosecutor Jeremy Mull said that he plans on filing charges Thursday morning.

The Jeffersonville Branch of the YMCA confirmed that Begin was an employee but has since been fired.

Jeffersonville Police Department is investigating the incident. JPD has not yet revealed what lead up to Begin's arrest.

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