Deputies say man sexually assaulted teen

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email
Jerry Lee Shaeffer (WRDW-TV)

Jerry Lee Shaeffer (WRDW-TV)

Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014

JACKSON, SC (WRDW) -- A 62-year-old Aiken County man is behind bars today, charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old boy.

Deputies arrested Jerry Lee Shaeffer, from Jackson, Tuesday. The Sheriff's Office said their investigation started on New Year's Day after getting a call about allegations against Shaeffer.

The Sheriff's Office believes the sexual assaults happened during a six-month timeframe.

He's currently in the Aiken County jail. Investigators are charging Shaeffer with two counts of criminal sexual conduct and seven counts of criminal sexual conduct with a minor.

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