Sylvania man arrested on sex crime charges

A DeKalb County, Alabama man has been arrested on a slew of sex crime related charges.

46-year-old Jerry McKee of Sylvania is facing 12 different charges.

These include six counts of Sodomy, two counts of Child Abuse, and four counts of Sexual Abuse.

Officials say McKee was arrested Tuesday following an investigation by the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and the 9th Circuit District Attorney’s Office, with help from the Sylvania Police Department.

McKee is currently being held on a $640,000 bond.

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