Man jailed on molesting, related counts

From Local Sources


HUNTINGBURG — A Huntingburg man was booked Sunday into the Dubois County Security Center on a warrant charging him with multiple counts of child molesting and related counts.

Deng Arej, 36, 1111 Red Roof Drive, Huntingburg, is charged with Level 1 felony child molesting, two counts of Level 3 felony rape, Level 4 felony child molesting and Level 5 felony contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

The Huntingburg Police Department investigated and built the case, which involves two female juvenile victims and incidents that allegedly occurred in October and earlier this month.

A warrant for Arej’s arrest was issued Nov. 15 out of Dubois Circuit Court. Authorities booked Arej into the security center at 12:14 a.m. on the active warrant.

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