Centralia man charged in Clinton County with sex offenses

CLINTON COUNTY — A 40-year-old Centralia man has been charged in Clinton County Court, with two felony counts alleging sex with a juvenile family member.

According to Clinton County State’s Attorney John Hudspeth, on May 14, sheriff’s deputies arrested Jeremy W. Wright, of Hugo Road in Centralia.

Wright was formally charged in court today with Class 1 felony criminal sexual assault of a family member under the age of 18 and Class 2 felony aggravated criminal sexual abuse of a family member under the age of 18.

Bail for Wright has been set at $50,000, and he was ordered in court today to have no contact with the alleged victim, the victim’s mother, or the victim’s residence.

Hudspeth asks anyone with information about the alleged incident to contact the Clinton County Sheriff’s Department.