Man, 67, Accused Of Molesting Child

Posted On April 25, 2014

By Mike Perleberg 

(Greendale, Ind.) – A Greendale man is accused of child molesting.

Lawrenceburg Police arrested and charged Gerald Wayne Hizer, Sr., 67, with two counts of Child Molesting, one Class A felony and one Class C felony, on Monday.

Investigators allege Hizer inappropriately touched an eight-year-old girl earlier this month. Hizer allegedly admitted the crime to police, according to a court affidavit.

Hizer is now held in jail at the Dearborn County Law Enforcement Center on a $5,000 cash and $250,000 surety bond.

Hizer could be sentenced to 20 to 50 years on the Class A felony and two to eight years on the Class C felony.