Jones was sent to the Alexander County Detention Center for child abuse by omission or neglect and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
Jones was arrested on the charges in October, 2021 by the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office.
He has a conviction dating to 2016 in Catawba County for sexual battery. He served a sentence of 150 days and placed on the NC Child Sex Offender Registry.
Photo: Alexander County Sheriff’s Office