Alleged child molester in Lafayette charged 13 years after alleged crimes

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Mug shot of Luis Campos

4 Fast Facts

  • Luis Campos allegedly had “inappropriate sexual contact” with a minor between November 2003 and November 2005.
  • The victim presented police with a recording of Campost apologizing in 2014.
  • Campos was arrested and charged  February 25.
  • He faces three counts of child molesting.

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (February 29, 2016) – An alleged child molester was arrested  in Lafayette nearly 13 years after his first crime was alleged.

According to court documents, Luis A. Campos, 41, of Lafayette, was charged last Thursday, February 25, on three counts child molesting. The charges stem from events that occurred between November 2003 and November 2005 in Tippecanoe County.

In November 2014, the victim in the incident presented police with a recording of Campos apologizing for his “inappropriate sexual contact,” according to court documents.

During the time of the alleged crimes, the victim was less than 14-years-old, and Campos was 28, 29, and 30-years-old.

Campos is being held in the Tippecanoe County Jail in lieu of a $10,000 bond.

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