Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Oxford Man Arrested for Statutory Rape

The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department took a report on Monday in reference to a sexual battery and (touching of a child for lustful purpose) statutory rape.

Benjamin Wesley Adams Photo provided

Investigators spoke with witnesses and victims and then arrested 19-year-old Benjamin Wesley Adams of Oxford on the charge of allegedly molesting a minor.

Adams was transported to the Lafayette County Detention Center where at this time he is awaiting bond.

Staff Report