West Frankfort Man Jailed on Predatory Charges

Franklin Co. – A West Frankfort man is behind bars on predatory charges involving a minor. According to a release from the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, 23-year-old John A. Fonte-Weston is currently being held in the Franklin County Jail pending formal charging by the Franklin County State’s Attorney’s office. Sheriff David Bartoni says the investigation and arrest is a result of a complaint from the parent of a minor child who is under the age of 13 from a neighboring county.