A registered sex offender is back behind bars accused of sexual battery on a woman.
James Michael Clark, 47, of Fountain, is being held without bond in the Calhoun County Jail.
According to the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office, investigators responded to NW County Line Road and Hwy 231 around 3:15 a.m. Sunday in reference to an alleged sexual battery that had just occurred at NW County Line Rd.
Contact was made with the victim, who stated that she was staying at a family friend’s residence when she was awakened by Clark. The alleged victim referred to Clark as “Uncle Mike.” She said he had just returned from nearby Big Bulls Bar. According to the victim, when she told Clark she wasn't interested in him, he followed her to a bedroom where he attacked and sexually assaulted her.
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It was really quite shocking to know all about the incident. I will pray Almighty God that the person who was victimized will be surely come out from that horrifying situation sooner and will be mentally and physically stable.