Huntington woman gets probation, 173 days in jail for inappropriately touching boy at party

Janna Johnson (Source: Angelina County Jail)
Janna Johnson (Source: Angelina County Jail)

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A Huntington woman has begun serving a 173-day county jail sentence after pleading guilty to inappropriately touching a 15-year-old boy during a party she threw involving several teenagers.

Angelina County records show Janna Michelle Johnson, 39, pleaded guilty to the charge on Sept. 3. The jail term is part of her 10-year probation sentence she accepted.

According to the arrest affidavit, the Angelina County Sheriff's Office was contacted by a homeowner on Parker Street, who said while he was out of town on Dec. 21, 2013, Johnson held a party at his house.

The homeowner said there were several teenagers at the party and that one 15-year-old boy told him that Johnson got in bed with him and touched him inappropriately.

Investigators interviewed the alleged victim, as well as the other teenagers who were at the party, who gave consistent statements to the claims.

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