Matthews man faces charges

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

SIKESTON - A Matthews man is charged with five counts of child molestation following an investigation by the Sikeston Department of Public Safety.

Jewel Gross, 65, is charged with five counts of first degree child molestation. Charges were filed by Scott County Prosecutor Paul Boyd.

On Jan. 6, the mother of a 7-year-old girl reported to DPS officers that her daughter was inappropriately touched by her grandmother's boyfriend.

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