Oak Hill Man Wanted In Florida Has Been Arrested For Sexual Battery And Molestation

OAK HILL, WV (WOAY) – An Oak Hill man is in custody on charges out of Florida.

Larry Joe Legg Jr. of Oak Hill was arrested Tuesday afternoon at Fayette County Family Court by a Sheriff’s Deputy after it was discovered that he was wanted on felony charges in Florida.  Legg is wanted from Lake County Florida on charges of Sexual Battery and Lewd and Lascivious Molestation.

Deputies filed Fugitive From Justice warrants following the arrest through the Fayette County Magistrate’s Office.  Legg is being held without bond while awaiting extradition proceedings.

Tyler Barker
Tyler Barker is currently the News Director and Digital Content Manager for WOAY-TV. He was promoted to this job in Mid-November. He still will fill in on weather from time to time. You can Follow Tyler on Facebook and Twitter @wxtylerb. Have any news tips or weather questions? Email him at tbarker@woay.com