JCSO: Man allegedly used social media to contact teen girl for sex

William Joseph Herrington
William Joseph Herrington(Source: Jones County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Jan. 8, 2021 at 11:13 AM CST
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JONES COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - The Jones County Sheriff’s Office has arrested William Joseph Herrington on a charge of enticement of a child to meet for sexual purposes.

Herrington, 23, is accused of using social media to lure a 14-year-old girl to meet for sex, according to the sheriff’s office.

Herrington was arrested Friday morning. He will have his initial appearance in Jones County Justice Court at 1 p.m.

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