Mississippi man arrested on child molestation charges

Published 4:58 am Wednesday, August 23, 2023

A Mississippi man has been arrested on child molestation charges.

The Oxford Police Department reports that on Aug. 17, the officers responded to take a report of molestation.

After investigation, Antavious Dukes, 21, of Oxford, was arrested and charged with Molesting — Touching of a
Child for Lustful Purposes.

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Dukes was taken before a Lafayette County Justice Court judge for his initial bond hearing and issued a $35,000 bond.