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State Police Arrest Man on Multiple Sexual Assault Charges

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John Kelch, 41 John Kelch, 41

West Virginia state police arrested a Monongalia County man accused of sexually assaulting children.

The Crimes Against Children Unit charged John Kelch, 41, with two counts of first degree sexual abuse, one count of first degree sexual assault, and two counts of child abuse by a parent/guardian. 

Sergeant Adam Scott said the police arrested Kelch last year for physical abuse against children, who later accused him of sexually abusing them.

Kelch is in the North Central Regional Jail with bail set at $325,000.

Call 304-367-2701 to report a case of child abuse or neglect.