Bartholomew County man accused of child molesting

A Bartholomew County man is under arrest on child molestation charges after a weekend incident at Ceraland’s campgrounds.

Indiana State Police are reporting that 72-year-old Larry L. Scott of Hope is facing preliminary charges of child molestation, child exploitation, vicarious sexual gratification, child solicitation, sexual battery and possession of paraphernalia.

Troopers responded to the reported molestation late Saturday evening at the campground and called in a detective from the Versailles state police post. Scott is an employee at the campground.

Few details have been released and the case remains under investigation.