Man arrested on charges of sex abuse of minor

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A 42-year-old Bardstown man was arrested Monday afternoon on sex abuse and sodomy charges after an encounter with a 5-year-old child.
According to arrest records, the alleged sexual contact occurred inside the man’s 2001 Ford truck in the area of Melody Lake on July 7.
According to a Bardstown Police Department press release, the investigation was opened after allegations were made to Child Protective Services.
Charles Anthony Armstrong was arrested Monday and charged with first-degree sexual abuse and first-degree sodomy.
Officers are still investigating the case ,and those with information are asked to contact the Bardstown Police Department at (502)-348-6811 or Nelson County Dispatch at (502) 348-3211.