After seven years on the run, child molester captured in Steuben County

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ANGOLA, Ind. (Nov. 16, 2013) — After spending the last seven years running from authorities, a man wanted for molesting children was captured in Steuben County.

Terry Wayne Waugh, Jr. , 30, was arrested at a motel near Pokagon State Park during the early morning hours Saturday. Waugh was wanted on several counts of child molesting. Those cases happened in St Joseph County. He was hiding in his room’s bathroom when authorities found him.

Waugh was arrested without incident and taken to the Steuben County Jail where he is awaiting extradition to St Joseph County. He’s facing the following charges:

  • Child Molesting, Class A Felony
  • Child Molesting, Class B Felony
  • Child Molesting, Class C Felony (2 Counts)