Scott County man wanted for lewd acts with child arrested after months of searching

21-year-old Richard Dwayne Landis was booked into the Scott County Jail on Tuesday, Oct. 2.
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SCOTT COUNTY (KWQC) - UPDATE 10/3: After months of searching, a man wanted by the Scott County Sheriff's Office on multiple charges has been arrested.

21-year-old Richard Dwayne Landis was booked into the Scott County Jail on Tuesday, Oct. 2.

In May the Scott County Sheriff's announced they were searching for Landis and that he was wanted on multiple charges. Landis was wanted for 2nd-degree Criminal Mischief, Escape of a Felon, Lascivious Acts with a Child and Sex Offender Registration Violation.

Landis was booked just before 8:30 Tuesday night and is not elgible for bond.

Landis is being charged with two counts of Probation Violation, Escape or Absence From Custody, all felonies and Violation of Sex Offender Registry.

ORIGINAL 5/16: The Scott County Sheriff's Office Sex Offender Registry is asking for the public's help in locating a wanted man.

Officials say 21-year-old Richard Landis is wanted for 2nd-degree Criminal Mischief, Escape of a Felon, Lascivious Acts with a Child and Sex Offender Registration Violation.

Anyone with information on Landis' whereabouts are encouraged to contact the Scott County Sheriff's Office at 563-326-8256.

You can see more photos of Landis by clicking this link.