Kokomo man arrested for sexual misconduct with minor

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KOKOMO, Ind. (WISH) – Police arrested a 20-year-old man Tuesday on a warrant charging him with sexual misconduct with a minor involving a 14-year-old, according to 24-Hour News 8’s partners, The Kokomo Tribune.

Court documents say the warrant was issued on July 16.  Officers arrested Malachi Ely at his home in the 500 block of South Goyer Road.

Ely was listed in the Howard County jail Wednesday on a $25,000 bail. An initial hearing is set for July 30.

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