(DUBOIS CO.) – A French Lick man was arrested on a charge of sexual misconduct with a minor and sexual battery.
Indiana State Police arrested 30-year-old Derek Breitweiser on two felony counts of sexual misconduct with a minor and two felony counts of sexual battery.
Indiana State Police Detective Jarrod Lents initiated a criminal investigation on September 29, 2020, after receiving information from the Dubois County Department of Child Services concerning allegations of sexual misconduct with a minor.
Investigators say Breitweiser allegedly engaged in sexual misconduct with a minor under the age of 16 and sexual battery. This allegation took place in Dubois County.
After reviewing the investigation, the Dubois County Prosecutor requested a warrant for Breitweiser’s arrest.
Breitweiser was arrested without incident and transported to the Dubois County Jail.