Kilgore man jailed on two child sex charges
Dec. 31, 2013 at 10 p.m.
A Kilgore man was held Tuesday in the Gregg County Jail on multiple child sex charges.
Johnathan Anderson Whatley, 27, was arrested about 11:30 a.m. Monday on charges of indecency with a child by exposure and aggravated sexual assault of a child, according to jail records. Bond was set at $70,000, according to jail records.
A Gregg County grand jury indicted him Dec. 19, according to judicial records released by the Gregg County District Clerk's Office.
On May 1, Whatley exposed himself for sexual gratification in the presence of a child who was younger than 17 years old, according to the indictment. On the same day, Whatley had sexual contact with a child who was younger than 14 years old, the indicted stated.