SFA Grad Student Arrested For Sexual Assault Of A Child

An SFA grad student has been arrested and charged with sexual assault of a child.

Twenty-five year old Jerome Hunter of Nacogdoches is accused of meeting a fifteen year old boy in an internet chat room. Investigators believe the boy was then taken to a residence on Christmas Day and sexually assaulted.

Besides the second degree felony charge of sexual assault of a child, Hunter is also charged with enticing a child... a third degree felony.

Crimes involving the internet can also mean federal charges.