Matthews man charged with child molestation of 7 year old

Jewel Gross (Source: Sikeston DPS)
Jewel Gross (Source: Sikeston DPS)

SIKESTON, MO (KFVS) - A Matthews man faces child molestation charges.

Jewel Gross, 65, of Matthews was arrested by Sikeston Public Safety.

Gross is charged with five counts of child molestation 1st degree of a 7-year-old girl.

Officers say Gross was in a relationship with a family member of the child.

Gross' bond is set at $100,000 cash only.

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