Fort Payne man charged with sexual abuse of children

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) – Fort Payne Police have arrested a man on sexual abuse charges involving several victims.

They first charged Steven Charles Jokinen last week for 2nd Degree Sexual Abuse and 1st Degree Sodomy.

Once he was in jail, they developed eight more warrants against him.

They say the victims are children that he knew.

The additional charges are (but more could be pending):

  • Sodomy 1st degree
  • Sexual Abuse of a Child Less than 12 years old
  • Sexual Abuse of a Child Less than 12 years old
  • Sexual Abuse of a Child Less than 12 years old
  • Sexual Abuse of a Child Less than 12 years old
  • Sexual Abuse of a Child Less than 12 years old
  • Sexual Abuse of a Child Less than 12 years old
  • Sexual Abuse of a Child Less than 12 years old

 

Categories: DeKalb County, Local News, Regional News

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