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An Elkhart man has received a 30-year sentence at the Elkhart County Superior Court 3 in Goshen after admitting to two counts of child molesting.  

GOSHEN — An Elkhart man received a 30-year total sentence after admitting to two counts of child molesting.

Phillip Estes, 39, was originally charged with two counts of child molesting as a Level 1 felony after his arrest in November 2018. He pleaded guilty to a lesser included offense, as a Level 3 felony, in both counts.

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