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Man suspected of additional abuse at home daycare

Friday - 8/10/2012, 12:19pm  ET

Police say Elwood Thomas lived where the daycare operated. (Courtesy Fairfax County Police Department)

ANNANDALE, Va. - Fairfax County police say they are getting reports that additional children were molested by a man charged in June with inappropriately touching a girl who attended a home daycare facility.

Twenty-eight-year-old Elwood "Louie" Thomas lived on the premises of the Happy Land Daycare in Annandale, which police say was operated by a family member and has since closed. Thomas was charged in June with two counts of aggravated sexual battery after a 14-year-old girl reported that he had molested her on numerous occasions while she was 11 and 12 years old. He is now out on bond.

Police said Friday that they have since received reports from other children. The investigation continues, and anyone with information is asked to contact Police ask that anyone with information to contact Detective R.K. Castilon at 703-246- 3793.

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