10/02/2019 Release from the Orange County Sheriff's Office:

On July 17, 2019 the Orange County Sheriff’s Office ICAC (Internet Crimes Against Children) Agent, Lt. Becky Jones, received a cyber tip regarding a possible inappropriate relationship between a 26-year-old male and a 14-year-old female.

After a thorough investigation, Lt. Jones brought the case before the grand jury on September 23, 2019. On October 1, 2019, 27-year-old Ronald Lee Bowers Jr., was arrested on three counts of carnal knowledge with a child, four counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor, and one count of distribution of marijuana.

Ronald Lee Bowers Jr. is currently being held at Central Virginia Regional Jail without bond.