59.9 F

Oxford Man Arrested for Sexual Battery

Jessie Bernard Jones

An Oxford man was arrested recently for allegedly molesting a child.

On Saturday, the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a minor being sexually assaulted by a friend of the family.

Investigators began an investigation regarding the incident. On Monday, investigators formally charged Jessie Bernard Jones, 48 of Oxford, for one count of Sexual Battery of a Child and one count of Molesting/Touching of a Child for Lustful Purposes.

Jones was arrested Monday afternoon and transported to the Lafayette County Detention Center. Jones was issued a $100,000 bond by a Justice Court judge.

Staff Report

Adam Brown
Adam Brown
Sports Editor

Most Popular

Recent Comments

scamasdscamith on News Watch Ole Miss
Frances Phillips on A Bigger, Better Student Union
Grace Hudditon on A Bigger, Better Student Union
Millie Johnston on A Bigger, Better Student Union
Binary options + Bitcoin = $ 1643 per week: https://8000-usd-per-day.blogspot.com.tr?b=46 on Beta Upsilon Chi: A Christian Brotherhood
Jay Mitchell on Reflections: The Square
Terry Wilcox SFCV USA RET on Oxford's Five Guys Announces Opening Date
Stephanie on Throwback Summer
organized religion is mans downfall on VP of Palmer Home Devotes Life to Finding Homes for Children
Paige Williams on Boyer: Best 10 Books of 2018
Keith mansel on Cleveland On Medgar Evans
Dianne Webb on