PARIS, Ill. (WTWO/WAWV) — Police in Paris, Ill. today reported that a 26-year-old man had been arrested for Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse (a Class 2 Felony) and Indecent Solicitation of a Child (a Class 3 Felony).

On Monday at 8:31 p.m., police received information pertaining to the alleged sexual abuse of a minor. Investigation into this report resulted in the arrest of Joshua W. Newman, 26. Newman was transported to the Edgar County Jail, where he was remanded pending a court appearance.