Jackson County Assault

A man has been arrested in Jackson County for attempted sexual assault on a minor.

Algene Bernard Bellamy is charged with one count of attempted lewd and lascivious assault and battery, and one count of battery.

Reportedly, Bellamy assaulted a juvenile at a local nursing home earlier this week.

The victim was visiting a relative and said she was assaulted when she went to the snack area.

She told deputies that Bellamy touched, kissed and attempted to fondle her without her permission.