(WBIR-Oak Ridge) An Oak Ridge man is charged with statutory rape after a police officer found him in the back of a car parked in a church parking lot having sex with a 14-year-old.
According to court documents, Oak Ridge police arrested 22-year-old Jovan Ellis on Sunday.
Police found him with the young girl while doing a property check at the church on Kentucky Avenue.
Ellis reportedly told police he thought the 14-year-old was really 17.
He's currently in the Anderson County Jail.