(BEDFORD, IN) - A Bedford man was arrested on Tuesday for child molesting.
41-year-old Merle G. Moore was booked into the Lawrence County Jail for inappropriately touching a young girl on July 27th.
Court documents state the girl awoke with her shirt up around her neck and Moore's hands on her body.
The girl was taken to Bedford Regional Medical Center to be examined and interviewed by a nurse.
If convicted, Moore faces 20 to 50 years in prison.
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