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Tipton Man Arrested For Molesting Minor

Kyemichael Kidwell also shared sexually explicit photos with the minor.

TIPTON, Ind. -- Thanks to a person's tip on Facebook, a Tipton man is behind bars for molesting a minor. 

The information was sent to the Tipton Police Department's Facebook page, who teamed up with the Department of Child Services to investigate, and later arrested Kyemichael Kidwell, 18.

The Tipton Police Department says Kidwell communicated with the juvenile through the Google messaging app "Hangouts." The two sent each other sexually explicit messages and photos, then met in person and performed sexual acts on each other. 

After an interview with dectectives, Kidwell was arrested and booked in the Tipton County Jail. He is facing felony charges of child molesting and possession of child pornography. 

(Photo by: Tipton Police Department)

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