A Paris man was arrested Tuesday afternoon by Henry County Sheriff’s Sgt. Brian Davis for child abuse.

Robert-Reed R. Holmes, 30, 2-A Washington Court, has been charged with aggravated child abuse and neglect.

An arrest report indicated that Holmes was taken into custody at 2:56 p.m. at his home.

His bond was set at $250,000 and he is scheduled to appear today in Henry County General Sessions Court.

In an unrelated incident, a Paris man was arrested in Wayne County and brought Monday night to the Henry County jail on a rape charge.

Gregory J. Dickson, 41, 1020 Reynolds St., was charged with statutory rape by an authority figure.

He was booked into the county jail at 6:14 p.m. after being transported by Sheriff’s Reserve Deputy Thomas Bell, according to an arrest report.

He was scheduled to appear Tuesday in General Sessions Court. He was given a bond set at $150,000.

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