The McDowell County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man on Thursday, April 2, 2015 for an alleged sexual assault. Jeffery Perkins, 35, of Berwind, WV is charged with Second Degree Sexual Assault.
Perkins apparently went to the home of a man in Berwind and forced the victim to perform oral sex on Perkins. Deputies said that the victim is a man who is confined to a wheelchair. His name is not being released.
Perkins was arraigned in front of McDowell County Magistrate Daniel Mitchell. His bond was set at $50,000 and was taken to the McDowell County Holding Unit. He will be taking to the Southwestern Regional Jail if he is unable to post bond.