JACKSON COUNTY – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Jackson County man on charges of child abuse, domestic assault, and sexual battery.

At the request of 15th District Attorney General Tommy Thompson, on September 5th, TBI Special Agents began investigating John Stanley Reece, on complaints of child physical and sexual abuse. During the course of the investigation, Agents developed information that indicated the victim was a child in Reece’s care.

On November 4th, the Jackson County Grand Jury returned indictments charging John Reece (DOB 06/06/1964) with one count of Child Abuse/Neglect, one count of Aggravated Domestic Assault, and one count of Sexual Battery by an Authority Figure. Reece was arrested on November 4th and booked into the Jackson County Jail, where he was released after posting $25,000 bond.