JACKSON MAN CHARGED WITH STATUTORY RAPE
On December 15, 2018, a report was filed with the Jones County Sheriff’s Office reporting a female juvenile, who was under the age of 10 at the time of the incident, had been inappropriately touched by close family member, Clifton Stokes, 42 of Jackson, Mississippi.
The victim underwent a forensic interview where she gave detailed information about the inappropriate actions of Stokes, which took place in Jones County.
A search began for Stokes. On February 13, 2019 he was taken into custody in Jackson, Mississippi and charged with Statutory Rape. Thanks to the U.S. Marshall’s Task Force for their assistance in getting Stokes into custody.
Stokes’ initial appearance is scheduled for February 15, 2018 at 1:00pm at the Jones County Justice Court.