Police in the city of Jasper are investigating a case of sexual assault of a minor by an adult male.
On Wednesday, detectives arranged for a voluntary interview with the man they say is a suspect, 27-year-old John Vincent Estes of Jasper.
The victim in the case was reportedly interviewed at the Children’s Cener of SW Missouri in Joplin early this week.
She reportedly described a sleepover that included a sexual assault in the middle of the night that occurred ina garage.
That investigation is in progress.
NewsTalk KZRG will have more details as they develop.