Anderson County man charged with raping child, manufacturing met

Anderson County man charged with raping child, manufacturing meth

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Jason Lee (source: Anderson County Sheriff's Office) Jason Lee (source: Anderson County Sheriff's Office)

CLINTON (WATE) - An Anderson County man has been arrested and charged with raping a child as well as manufacture of methamphetamine.

Jason Edward Lee, 33, is charged with rape of a child, sexual battery by an authority figure, promotion of meth manufacture and failure to appear.

A grand jury indictment alleges the sexual abuse happened between November 2 and November 4. They allege Lee touched the child's private parts and clothing for the purpose of sexual gratification.

The grand jury also says Lee unlawfully obtained chemicals and materials for the purpose of producing meth.

He is being held on $126,500 bond.

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