West Frankfort, IL man arrested on six counts of child molestation

West Frankfort, IL man arrested on six counts of child molestation
Ronald Newbold was arrested with six counts of child-molestation (Source: Franklin County Sheriff's Department)
Ronald Newbold was arrested with six counts of child-molestation (Source: Franklin County Sheriff's Department)

WEST FRANKFORT, IL (KFVS) - A West Frankfort, Illinois man has been arrested on child molestation charges.

According to Franklin County, Il Sheriff Don Jones, 51-year-old Ronald G. Newbold was wanted in St. Charles, Missouri on an outstanding warrant alleging six counts of child molestation-child less than 14 years of age.

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He was arrested without incident according to Sheriff Jones and is being held in the Franklin County Jail on $150,000 cash bond.

Newbold is awaiting extradition to Missouri.

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