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Webster Springs Man Arrested on Sexual Assault Charge

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The Webster County Sheriff's Department charged Lester Johnson, 19, with first degree sexual assault. The Webster County Sheriff's Department charged Lester Johnson, 19, with first degree sexual assault.

The Webster County Sheriff's Department has arrested a Webster Springs man on a sexual assault charge.

The sheriff's department charged Lester Johnson, 19, with first degree sexual assault after a girl told a Child Advocacy Center caseworker that Johnson had sex with her, according to a criminal complaint.

Johnson admitted the encounter to law enforcement and said that he believed the girl was 9 years old, according to a criminal complaint.

Johnson is being held in Central Regional Jail with bail set $400,000.