A Chaffee man faces charges of sexual abuse toward a child. 24 year old Michael David Moore is charged with felony first degree statutory rape and felony first degree statutory sodomy. Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter says a detective with the Scott County Sheriff’s Office began investigating allegations that were reported to the Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline. The allegations were that Moore had sexually assaulted a 12 year old child within the last 24 hours. During an investigation detectives learned Moore had allegedly had sexual intercourse and deviate sexual intercourse with the child. Forensic evidence collected was consistent with allegations. Moore was located and arrested in Miner after detectives received an anonymous tip of his whereabouts. Moore refused to speak with detectives about the case. On Friday a warrant was issued for Moore’s arrest on felony charges. His bond is set at $75,000 cash only.