James Henry

A Boone County man charged with sexually abusing a minor is now in custody.

James Henry, 40, of Centralia, was arrested Thursday on a warrant for statutory rape and statutory sodomy.

According to court documents obtained by KOMU News, Henry allegedly forced his girlfriend's daughter to perform sexual acts on him last spring.

The charge show the victim was under the age of 17 at the time.

Henry is being held on a $25,000 bond.