Report of suspicious car leads to child molest arrest in Plainfield

Matthew Woolard. (Plainfield Police Department)

PLAINFIELD, Ind. (WTHR) — Police in Plainfield are crediting a call about a suspicious vehicle for leading to a Child Molestation arrest.

Police were called to the dead end of a parking lot at the Gladden Farms apartment complex.

Responding officers found two people in the back of an SUV. Investigators said Matthew Woolard, 26, confessed to molesting a juvenile girl with him.

Woolard was arrested on Child Molestation, Public Nudity and Public Indecency.

The Plainfield Police Department said this case is a good reminder that when you "see something, say something."

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