Police arrest Vincennes man on child molestation charge

Provided PhotoPek Thang is charged with two counts of dealing a schedule 2 controlled substance to two juveniles.
Provided PhotoPek Thang is charged with two counts of dealing a schedule 2 controlled substance to two juveniles.

VINCENNES, Ind. (WTHI) – Vincennes police arrested a man Tuesday on child molestation charges following an investigation spanning nearly two years.

Police arrested Van Pek Thang, 20, on Tuesday without incident. A press release provided by the Vincennes Police Department said Child Services was involved as part of the investigation. Authorities believe the incident occurred in August 2012.

The press release called the investigation ‘extensive’ and Thang was noted as being locked up in the Knox County Jail without bond. Thang could appear in court as early as Wednesday.

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