Jonesboro Fire Captain Accused of Sex With Underage Girl

Captain Timothy Wayne Albert
Captain Timothy Wayne Albert

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A Jonesboro Fire Captain is accused of having sex with an under-aged girl.

A judge found probably cause Monday to charge Captain Timothy Wayne Albert with rape.

According to the affidavit, Albert had touched the girl sexually since she was about 11 years old.

The girl is now 15.

Albert denies the allegations. He's free on $5,000 bond.

Fire Chief Leonard Jadrich said Albert will remain with department, but will not have access to young children.