ANGOLA – Former Trine University student Michael Myers was sentenced to 8 years with 4 suspended yesterday at the Steuben County Circuit Court.
Myers was arrested in April of 2022 with charges of child molesting fondling, a Level 4 felony.
Myers, then 19, fondled a 13-year-old girl while tutoring her at the library.
According to court records Myers had tutored the girl at the library 9 or 10 different instances.
Myers told police that he was touching the girl inappropriately and she tried to remove herself from the situation when Myers pressed her against a wall.
The victim told reported the incident to her father who contacted authorities. The crime was caught on camera at the library and was promptly turned into the police.
(06-09-2023) Hudson Man Arrested For 2022 Burglary
(06-09-2023) Caleo Café Spring Art Show
(06-09-2023) Free Breakfast Honoring Veterans Saturday June 17
(06-09-2023) IDEM Issues Air Quality Action Day Statewide For Friday
(06-09-2023) Free Summer Meals Available To Students Across Indiana
(06-08-2023) Major Break In California Murder Case Of Former Coldwater Woman
(06-08-2023) Trine Team Advances To Top 5 In National Banking Competition
(06-08-2023) IDEM issues Air Quality Action Days Throughout Indiana
(06-08-2023) Three Vehicle Crash In Waterloo Sends One To Hospital
(06-07-2023) Indiana Board of Education Approves Future-Focused Academic Standards
(06-07-2023) Angola's Got Talent 2023
(06-07-2023) Fort Wayne Man Sentenced For Branch County Crash
(06-07-2023) NIPSCO Reminds Public, Especially Youth, Of Construction Safety
(06-07-2023) Angola's 4th Of July Parade
(06-06-2023) DNR Urging Caution For Those Who Want Fires In To Dry Conditions
(06-06-2023) Water Availability Study Of Steuben County
(06-06-2023) Staten Named Health Sciences Dean At Trine
(06-06-2023) Steuben County Commissioners Approve Use Of Park
(06-06-2023) Car Crashes Into Pond At Angola American Legion
(06-06-2023) Angola Fire Department's Hiring Age Lowered