A man accused of both indecency and sexual contact with a child is behind bars.
Joe Finney, 49, was arrested in the 1400 block of Clarksville Street around 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
Paris Police Lt. John Berry said Finney was found to have an outstanding warrant for indecency with a child/sexual contact and was placed under arrest.
“The warrant stemmed from a case that was reported on April 11, 2018, where an allegation was made the Finney had engaged in sexual contact with a child under the age of 17.”
Finney was taken to Paris Municipal Jail where he awaits transfer to Lamar County Jail.