A Valier man is in jail, charged with a Class 1 felony count of indecent solicitation of a child.
According to a Thursday news release from Franklin County Sheriff David Bartoni, Jamie P. Jones, 44, of Valier, was arrested in Du Quoin and transferred to the Franklin County Jail. He is being held on $150,000 bail.
The sheriff did not provide details about what led to Jones' arrest. Franklin Williamson County Child Advocacy Center, Illinois Department of Children and Family Services and Du Quoin Police all assisted in the investigation.
— The Southern