SCOTTSBURG, Ind. (WHAS11)-- Police have arrested Earl Hawkins on Saturday evening during a traffic stop.
Hawkins, 43, was in a home in the 700 block of Belleview Street after receiving calls of a suicidal male with a handgun.
Police surrounded the home and could not make contact with Hawkins. When tactical units arrived and entered the residence, Hawkins had already fled the scene.
He is charged with a Class A felony of child molestation and one count Class C felony child molestation. More charges are pending.