72-year-old man sentenced for molesting 14-year-old girl in Tippecanoe County

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72-year-old Lon A. Kaminsky

UPDATE (April 23, 2018)– Kaminsky was sentenced to two years in the Indiana Department of Correction and two years of probation. The first six months of his probation will be served with placement on home detention. He will have to register as a sex offender.

Original story:

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. – A Tippecanoe County man has been arrested for allegedly molesting a teenage girl.

Detectives began investigating the alleged incident involving 72-year-old Lon A. Kaminsky and a 14-year-old victim on Jan. 28.

Kaminsky was taken into Tuesday afternoon and booked into the Tippecanoe County Jail. He faces a child molestation and child solicitation charges.

Kaminsky is being held without bond as detectives continue to investigate.

The Tippecanoe County Sheriff’s Department is asking that anyone with information regarding this case to contact them at 765-423-9321 or call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-Crime.