Man Charged With Sexual Missconduct
January 13, 2016
An incident was brought to the attention of the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department that alleged inappropriate actions between an adult and an underage child. Chief Deputy Mike Mozingo and Investigators Jamey Beard and Shane McIlwain initiated the investigation which led to Christopher Donald Beam being charged with five counts of lustful touching of a child and five counts of enticing a child under eighteen years of age with an electronic device for sexual purposes. Beam was arrested and charged Wednesday, January 13, 2016. The case remains under investigation and will be presented to the June 2016, Wayne County Grand Jury. It is the policy of the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department to protect the identity of any victims of sexual crimes.