An Oxford man was arrested recently for allegedly molesting a child.
According to the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department, on Feb. 3 a report was made alleging that Robert Royer, 44, of Oxford molested a child.
On Feb 9, a forensic interview was conducted and the child disclosed that Royer had molested them.
Investigators filed charges against Royer for molesting/touching a child for sexual purposes and an arrest warrant was issued.
Deputies arrested Royer on Feb. 9 at the Hilltop Gas Station without incident.
He was taken to the Lafayette County Detention Center where he was booked and is currently being held without bond.