10/23 Update: On October 22, six additional warrants were obtained and served on Cornelius Overby for forcible sodomy, aggravated sexual battery and four counts of indecent liberties with a child. These charges stem from crimes that occurred in 2012 against a 7-year-old girl that Overby knew.
Overby was already in jail on previous charges.
NEWPORT NEWS -- A Newport News man wanted by police for sexually abusing an 11-year-old girl has turned himself in.
Cornelius Ricky Overby, 26, faces charges of sodomy, object sexual penetration, aggravated sexual battery and indecent liberties with a child.
Police say the girl confided in a teacher that Overby, a family friend, had touched her inappropriately in the summer.
Police say between May and July of 2013, Overby entered the child’s bedroom, exposed himself and inappropriately touched the victim.
Overby turned himself into the Newport News City Jail on Sunday.