Man accused of molestation, sexual battery

From Local Sources


JASPER — An investigation into the report of possible inappropriate touching of juvenile females in the past resulted in a man’s Tuesday arrest.

The Jasper Police Department arrested Dexter L. Hensley, 61, 231 Hillside Drive, Jasper, saying an investigation determined there was enough evidence that inappropriate touching did occur to take him into custody.

Authorities booked Hensley into the Dubois County Security Center at 6:08 p.m. on preliminary charges that included Level 4 felony child molestation and Level 6 felony sexual battery.

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