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Jack Austin Cosby (Photo Courtesy Marshall County Sheriff's Office)

The Marshall County man has arrested an Arab man for sex crimes against children.

Jack Austin Cosby, 36, faces the following charges:

  • Sex Abuse of a Child less than 12 years of age
  • Enticing a Child to Enter Vehicle, House, etc. for immoral purposes

Cosby lives at 203 10th Avenue NE in Arab.  He is being held in the Marshall County Jail.

The investigation began after a student complained to a school counselor.  The victim knows Cosby.

The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate the case, along with the Alabama Department of Human Resources.