04/24/14 On Wednesday, April 16th Marshall County Sheriff’s Detective Duane Culp took a report and led the investigation along with the Department of Child Services of an alleged child molesting of a juvenile in Marshall.
The investigation revealed that in the past six weeks the juvenile had been inappropriately touched by 19 year old Joshua Sanders of Plymouth within the Marshall County jurisdiction.
The Marshall County Sheriff’s Department located and arrested Mr. Sanders on Tuesday, April 22nd on charges of Child Molestation. He was transported to the Marshall County Jail and held without bond. A formal report will be sent to the Marshall County Prosecutor’s Office for formal charges.
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