Dix Man Arrested for Predatory Sexual Assault

Dix Man Arrested for Predatory Sexual Assault

JEFFERSON COUNTY (WRXX) – Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 33-year-old Dix man over the weekend for an alleged child sex offense.

Bond has been set at half-million dollars for Joseph Smith, who was arrested Saturday on a Class X felony charge of predatory criminal sexual assault of a victim under the age of 13.

He was taken to the Jefferson County Jail where he awaits a court appearance on the charge.

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