Jackson, S.C. man charged in sexual assault case

Jerry Lee Shaeffer


A Jackson, S.C., man has been charged after the Aiken County Sheriff’s Office said he committed sexual acts with a 14-year-old boy over a six-month period.

Jerry Lee Shaeffer was charged with two counts of criminal sexual conduct in the first degree and seven counts of criminal sexual conduct with a minor in the second degree. He was being held in the Aiken County Detention Center Wednesday night.

Police said there is only one victim in the case.

The investigation is ongoing.