Arrest Made for Sexual Abuse of a Child Less than 12 Years Old

On May 31st 2018 Dothan Police responded to a report of Sexual Abuse in the 600 block of Sixth Avenue. Officers arrived and made contact with the juvenile victim and the juveniles parents. The juveniles parents reported that the child was subjected to unwanted sexual contact.

An investigation into the incident began immediately. The suspect in the investigation was identified as 40 year old Lester Orester Jackson of Eugene St., Dothan. After interviews of all parties involved were completed Jackson was charged with one count of Sexual Abuse of a Child Less than 12 Years Old. His bond has been set at $30,000.00. The victim in this case is a juvenile and no further information can be released.

All persons are innocent until proven guilty.