KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A Kansas City, Missouri, man faces a long list of sexual abuse charges after he allegedly assaulted a young girl over the course of a number of years.
Eugene Simmons, 49, is charged with two counts of statutory sodomy and five counts of child molestation. He is alleged to have started abusing a now 13-year-old girl when she was in the first grade at his house in south Kansas City, another vacant property and even the victim's own home.
According to police, the final assault is alleged to have occurred shortly before last Christmas.
Simmons is in custody in the Jackson County Jail in lieu of $250,000 cash-only bond.