Police arrest Jasper man on molesting charges

By BILL POWELL
Herald Staff Writer

JASPER — Christopher M. Lee, 42, of 901 Emily St., was arrested Monday afternoon by the Jasper Police Department for alleged felony child sex crimes.

Lee

Charges stem from a joint investigation by Jasper police, the Dubois County Prosecutor’s Office and Dubois County Department of Child Services.

Authorities allege Lee touched, fondled and performed oral sex on a juvenile female over the course of the last six years. All of the alleged incidents occurred in Jasper, according to authorities.

Police said their investigation is ongoing and additional charges are possible.

Authorities booked Lee into the Dubois County Security Center at 4:43 p.m. on counts of Class A felony child molesting and Class B felony sexual misconduct with a minor.

Contact Bill Powell at bpowell@dcherald.com.