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Trinity man arrested, allegedly confesses to sex abuse of child

By Logan Sparkman,


TRINITY, Ala. ( WHNT ) – The Trinity Police Department (TPD) said they arrested a man Monday who confessed to committing sex crimes with a child.

Josiah Roberts of Trinity was arrested on March 13 and charged with two counts of first-degree sodomy and two counts of sexual abuse of a child less than 12 years old.

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TPD said that Roberts confessed after being interviewed by investigators.

Roberts is being held in the Morgan County Jail and his bond is set at $700,000.

No further information is available at this time due to the age of the victims, according to TPD.

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