Clinton County man arrested for sexual abuse allegations

Charles "Chuck" Shumard (Source: CCSO)
Charles “Chuck” Shumard
(Source: CCSO)

CLINTON COUNTY — After a brief investigative hold, a 43-year-old man was placed under arrest Monday in the Clinton County Jail for alleged sex crimes.

Charles “Chuck” Shumard is being held for alleged aggravated criminal sexual abuse and alleged sexual relations within families. An emergency order of protection was granted Tuesday in Clinton County Court against Shumard,

Formal charges remain to be filed and bail remains to be set on Shumard in Clinton County Court.