A Seymour man was arrested after it was discovered he had engaged in inappropriate sexual contact with a minor, police report.
On Monday, investigators with the Seymour Police Department received a preliminary report of child abuse and neglect from the Indiana Department of Child Services, Lt. C.J. Foster said in a news release.
It was reported that a 15-year-old female had been touched in a sexual manner by a 38 year-old male while he had been drinking. Interviews were conducted with the victim and the suspect, Daniel Clemente-Teodosio, 38.
Police said the victim confirmed to them that she had been inappropriately touched by Clemente-Teodosio.
During the investigatory interview with Clemente-Teodosio on Wednesday, he admitted to officers he had touched the victim in a sexual manner, police said.
Clemente-Teodosio was arrested by investigators for sexual battery, a Level 6 felony.
He was taken to the Jackson County Jail in Brownstown and booked in at 2 p.m. Wednesday.