Sex Abuse Call Lands One in Jail on Multiple ChargesMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Feb 15 2021 7:44 AM
On February 11th the Dale County Sheriff’s Office received a complaint of sexual abuse involving minors. Investigators worked quickly and identified the suspect and began the process of locating him. Based on our preliminary information we have charged Joseph Edward Cross with (2) counts of Rape 1st and (2) counts of Sexual Abuse of a Child Less than 12 years old. The abuse had occurred over several years and we anticipate additional charges to be filed in the future. Due to the sensitive nature of the investigation no additional information will be released at this time.