BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - A Booneville man was arrested for the alleged sexual battery of a child.
According to the Booneville Police Department, 18-year-old Jakelzie Tyjuan Friar was arrested by police on November 9.
Police says the alleged crime involved a child under the age of 16.
They say the parents of the child signed charges against Friar prior to his arrest.
The investigation is still ongoing.