An Ottumwa teen faces serious child molestation charges.
The Ottumwa Police department has arrested Kraigen A. Grooms, 17, and charged him with Sex Abuse in the 2nd Degree, a Class B Felony.
Police say that Grooms sexually assaulted a small child.
Due to the serious nature of the crime, Grooms is being charged as an adult.
He is currently being held at the Wapello County Jail on a $100,000 cash only bond.
He is set to appear in court next week.