Rural Scott County Man Arrested For Child Molesting

Paul Shepherd Jr., 19, of South Slate Ford Road in Lexington Township, was arrested in the evening hours of Wednesday, Feb. 13, for child molestation, child exploitation and child seduction, according to Scott county Sheriff Jerry Goodin.
The arrest stems from a yearlong investigation that began when a complaint was made to the Scott County Sheriff’s Office, he said.
“This is an ongoing investigation and there may be other victims,” Gooding said. “If you have any information of potential victims or additional information about this investigation please contact the Scott County Sheriff’s Office at 812-752-8400.”