Athens man charged with sexual abuse involving two young girls
ATHENS, Ala. – An Athens man arrested October 12th charged with sex abuse of a child under 12, has been charged for the same offense with a different victim.
Rex Allen Locke, 48, is at the Limestone County Jail on a $50,000 bond for the first charge.
Bond for the second charge will be set at a later date.
According to Investigator Leslie Ramsey, after charging Locke for abusing a 5-year-old girl last week, an 8-year-old girl came forward with allegations. Both children said Locke had fondled them. Both offenses allegedly occurred at Locke’s residence on American Way in Athens.