Jonesboro Woman Charged With Sexual Assault Of A Minor

Published 08/03 2014 07:51PM

Updated 08/03 2014 08:00PM

Samantha Barnes is charged with sexual assault of a minor
Samantha Barnes is charged with sexual assault of a minor
JONESBORO, AR -- A Jonesboro woman is charged with sexual assault after having sex with a teen.

Police say 21-year-old Samantha Barnes and a 14-year-old boy were sexually active.

Barnes said she and her two children were living with the teen's family.

And she admitted they were dating and having sex.

She said the boy's parents knew about it and consented to the activities, but they denied it.

Police charged Barnes with sexual assault -- which is a felony.

She was released the same day.

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