Bono man accused of sexually assaulting a child

Bono man accused of sexually assaulting a child

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Jonesboro police arrested a Bono man after he was accused of sexually assaulting a child.

Earl Chapman, 66, was arrested after an investigation by the Northeast Arkansas Human Trafficking Task Force and Homeland Security Investigations Child Exploitation Investigations Unit.

Earl Chapman, 66 of Bono, was arrested today after a brief investigation by the Northeast Arkansas Human Trafficking...

Posted by Jonesboro Police Department on Wednesday, October 14, 2020

In a Facebook post, Jonesboro police said the unit got a tip that Chapman was possibly sexually assaulting a child under the age of five.

Officers confiscated computers, an iPad, and other electronic devices after executing a search warrant at his home.

He is being held at the Craighead County Detention Center, awaiting a probable cause hearing for distributing, possessing, or viewing of matter depicting sexually explicit conduct involving a child.

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