NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - Nacogdoches County Sheriff's deputies arrested a 47-tyear-old man for indecency with a child Friday after he allegedly molested a girl who was about 5 or 6 years old in 1992.
James Charles Perkins, of Nacogdoches, is still being held in the Nacogdoches County Jail on a third-degree felony indecency with a child charge. No bail has been set at this time.
According to the arrest affidavit, the alleged incident occurred on July 1, 1992. During a Dec. 4 interview, the victim told an NCSO deputy that when she 5 or 6 years old, Perkins fondled her on several occasions.
The victim said that on one of the occasions, she woke up and discovered that Perkins had his hand inside her panties and was touching her inappropriately, the affidavit stated.
When an NCSO investigator interviewed Perkins on Dec. 19, he allegedly admitted to the allegations made by the victim.