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Princeton man arrested for sexual assault

Joseph Stephens
Joseph Stephens(Princeton Police Department)
Published: Jan. 21, 2022 at 1:01 PM EST
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PRINCETON, W.Va. (WVVA) - A Princeton man was arrested Friday morning after police responded to a residence on Fellers Street.

According to the Princeton Police Dept., Joshua Stephens was arrested after a complainant advised officers that he sexually assaulted a female juvenile under the age of ten that lives in the home.

Based on evidence gathered on the initial complaint, Stephens was arrested for first degree sexual assault and was placed in Southern Regional Jail pending arraignment.

This investigation is ongoing, stay with WVVA for updates.

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