Yesterday evening, Detective Scott Stewart from the Indiana State Police Post at Sellersburg arrested Frank Ashby, 45, from Scottsburg, after the Department of Child Services reported a case of battery to a child from Scott County.

Detective Stewart spoke to Frank Ashby and after speaking to him he placed him under arrest for Battery to a Child under the Age of 14, Felony.

He was incarcerated at the Scott County Jail awaiting his first court appearance.