Man accused of sexual battery turns himself into George County authorities

John Homer Nash
John Homer Nash George County Sheriff's Office

Less than 24 hours after asking for the public's help in locating a man accused of sexual battery, the Wilmer, Alabama, man turned himself in.

George County Sheriff Keith Havard said in a release Thursday that John Homer Nash, 53, turned himself into authorities Thursday morning.

Nash faces two counts of sexual battery. His bond was later set at $300,000.

Law enforcement from Mobile County, Alabama, and George County were searching for the man.

The George County Sheriff's Office has not released additional information regarding the allegations.

Anyone with information concerning this or any other crime is encouraged to contact the George County Sheriff’s Office at 601-947-4811 or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-877-787-5898.

Patrick Ochs, 228-896-2326, @PatrickOchs