Cannelton man, 45, accused of molesting child

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Wilson faces up to 50 years in prison

By The Staff

CANNELTON - A 45-year-old Cannelton man could spend decades in prison if convicted of a Class A felony charge of molesting a child.  

Mark A. Wilson was arrested Wednesday on a warrant for child molestation issued in Perry Circuit Court. According to a probable-cause affidavit filed by Cannelton Police Department Sgt. Eric Dickenson, Wilson is accused of performing oral sex earlier this year on a child under the age of 14.

Wilson is lodged in the Perry County Jail and faces 20 to 50 years in prison if convicted.