PIERRE PART — Assumption Parish sheriff’s deputies have arrested a Pierre Part man in the alleged molestation of two 7-year-old girls, the Sheriff’s Office reported Friday.

Nicholas Vaughn, 32, 127 Riverbend St., Pierre Part, has been booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center in Napoleonville on two counts of child molestation and one count of aggravated rape, deputies said in a news release.

Deputies booked Vaughn with the first molestation count Thursday and booked him on the other two counts Friday.

Deputies said the girls were 7 at the time of the alleged incidents with Vaughn. Deputies said they received the initial complaint about Vaughn on Monday. A separate complaint followed the first this week, deputies said.

Vaughn’s bail has been set at $600,000, deputies said.

The matter remains under investigation, deputies said.