Jay man jailed on sex charges

Wood accused of molesting three children under the age of 12; being held without bond

A Jay man was arrested June 19 and is facing felony charges of sexual battery on victims 12 years of age or less between May 30, 2019 and June 1, 2019, following interviews of the alleged victims by law enforcement.

Gleaion Lee Wood, 71, 2228 Dykestown Road, who was charged with two felony counts of sexual assault and one felony count of lewd and lascivious behavior on three children who came to visit his and his wife's home nearby on an almost daily basis to play with dogs and goats, according to a heavily redacted Santa Rosa County Sheriff's Office report.

Deputies responded to a report o...