A Gadsden man is now behind bars after being accused of sexually abusing a young girl for the past six years. According to Etowah County Sheriff’s Office, Carlos De Jesus is charged with first degree Rape, two counts of first degree Sodomy, sex abuse of a child under the age of 12, and incest.
De Jesus is believed to have engaged in sexual intercourse with the girl from January of 2012 through October first of this year. The incidents were reported by a school employee earlier this month. De Jesus is being held in the Etowah County Jail on a $300,000 bond.