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Athens police charge man with sexual abuse, say he touched woman inappropriately

Eric Austin Beshears

The incident took place May 7

Posted: Jun 2, 2021 5:14 PM

The Athens Police Department has charged a man with sexual abuse, saying he touched a woman inappropriately.

Eric Austin Beshears was arrested Saturday, said Chief Floyd Johnson.

Johnson said the incident took place May 7. The victim is 25 years old.

Beshears was booked at the police department and taken to the Limestone County Jail, Johnson said in a news release.

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