Matthew A. Wagner, 35, of Battle Ground is charged with three class A felony counts of child molestation and one class A felony count of sexual misconduct with a minor. Wagner is currently in the Henry County jail.
Wagner is charged of molesting a child under 18 years old who accused Wagner of at least six separate acts from August 2006 to March 2012.
The first alleged incident took place at Wagner’s residence in Anderson when the victim was under 10 years old. Other incidents occurred at two residences in Middletown.
The victim told police that the alleged misconduct took place while the child’s parents were at school or traveling for work. The child said that Wagner threatened to kill the the victim and the victim’s parents if anyone found out about the acts.