FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - A man who barricaded himself inside a house last week is facing new charges.
Trumarkus Alexander is now charged with Child Molestation, a level 1 felony.
Previously, he was charged with battery and neglect of a dependent, both level 3 felonies.
Last Tuesday, police went to serve a warrant for a sample of Alexander's DNA when he barricaded himself inside a home on Knode Street.
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