The Monroe City Police Department has announced, James Robert Treaster, 40 of Monroe City was arrested August 23. Treaster was placed on a 24-hour investigative hold following a lengthy investigation. Charges of class B felony Child Molestation 2nd Degree and Misdemeanor Violation of order of protection were filed this morning in the Monroe County Associate court. Treaster is being held on a $75,000 cash only bond. All persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.
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