A Marion man was jailed, accused of sex offenses with a child, authorities said Tuesday.
Detective Billie Brown of the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office charged Billy Jack Barker, 44, address listed as Gowan Loop in Marion, with first-degree statutory rape, first-degree statutory sex offense and taking indecent liberties with a child.
Barker is accused of having inappropriate sexual conduct with a child under the age of 16.
A court official set a $300,000 bond.
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