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West Frankfort, IL man arrested on six counts of child molestation

Ronald Newbold was arrested with six counts of child-molestation (Source: Franklin County Sheriff's Department) Ronald Newbold was arrested with six counts of child-molestation (Source: Franklin County Sheriff's Department)
Ronald Newbold was arrested with six counts of child-molestation (Source: Franklin County Sheriff's Department) Ronald Newbold was arrested with six counts of child-molestation (Source: Franklin County Sheriff's Department)
WEST FRANKFORT, IL (KFVS) -

A West Frankfort, Illinois man has been arrested on child molestation charges. 

According to Franklin County, Il Sheriff Don Jones, 51-year-old Ronald G. Newbold was wanted in St. Charles, Missouri on an outstanding warrant alleging six counts of child molestation-child less than 14 years of age. 

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He was arrested without incident according to Sheriff Jones and is being held in the Franklin County Jail on $150,000 cash bond. 

Newbold is awaiting extradition to Missouri. 

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