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Knox man facing sexual misconduct charges in LaPorte County

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Keith Thatcher (Courtesy Starke County Sheriff's Dept.) Keith Thatcher (Courtesy Starke County Sheriff's Dept.)

A Knox man is in custody, accused of having a suxual relationship with a 15-year-old girl from Michigan City.

Investigators say the incidents began back in July of 2012.  The suspect, 36-year-old Keith Thatcher. was a family friend of the girl at the time.  Police have not released many specifics of the case at this time.

Thatcher is currently being held in the Starke County Jail awaiting extradition to LaPorte County.

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