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Man found with weapons, explosives before L.A. pride parade now charged with molesting Indiana girl

Man found with weapons, explosives before L.A. pride parade now charged with molesting Indiana girl

An Indiana man already facing charges in connection with having a car loaded with explosive chemicals, an illegal assault rifle and high capacity magazines — and who told authorities he was headed to the West Hollywood gay pride festival last weekend — has now been charged with molesting a girl in his home state.

James Wesley Howell, 20 was charged Wednesday in Clark County with child molestation of a girl under 14 years old on May 31 in Henryville, Ind. A warrant for his arrest was issued in the case, court records show. The girl was 12 years old, according...

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