JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — A teenager is jailed on sexual battery and kidnapping charges in Jackson.
According to Jackson Police Commander Tyree Jones, the victim is 4 years old.
13-year-old Jayveonne Price was arrested on Wednesday. He is being charged as an adult.
Police said price allegedly took the little girl into a wooded area in northwest Jackson on January 10. The victim was treated for non-life threatening injuries.
His bond was denied by a judge. He is being held at the Hinds County Detention Center in Raymond.
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