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Assistant LCRD soccer coach arrested on child molestation charges
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Marvin Jones

An assistant soccer coach with the Liberty County Recreation Department has been arrested and charged with Child Molestation.

According to Liberty County Sheriff, Steve Sikes, Marvin Asa Jones, 22, was arrested and charged with child molestation on Sept. 16, following a month-long investigation by detectives from the Liberty County Sheriff’s Office.

Sikes said his office has identified five victims over a 3-year period when Jones was an assistant soccer coach for a local travel team.

Jones has since bonded out after making a first appearance before a magistrate this week.

LCRD’s soccer program serves children and youth from age 4 to 14 in the spring, and ages 4 to 17 in the fall, according to the Liberty County website at

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