The Miller County Sheriff’s Office arrested 34-year-old Michael Avila for charges of alleged Sexual Assault 4th Degree, a Class D Felony.

The Criminal Investigation Division began an investigation into Avila for alleged deviate sexual activity with someone less than sixteen (16) years of age.  Authorities say the investigation yielded evidence sufficient for a warrant to be issued by Judge Brent Haltom.  Deputies sat Avila was notified of the warrant and surrendered to the Miller County Sheriff’s Office.  Avila is currently being held at the Miller County Detention Center on a $25,000 bond.

The Miller County Sheriff’s Office asks that if you have information about this crime or any other crime to please contact the sheriff’s office at 870-774-3001 or Crime Stoppers at 903-793-STOP.