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Man jailed on sexual battery charges

Officials say he sexually battered child under 12

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ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. – David Wayne Day, a 55-year-old St. Johns County man is behind bars Tuesday after being arrested on two counts of capital sexual battery.

According to police reports, detectives with the Sheriff's Office special victim's unit began an investigation after receiving reports that he sexually assaulted a child under 12.

Police said that Day allegedly committed sexual battery on the child multiple times since October 2014 at Day's home.

Detectives with the special victim's unit are continuing to their investigation into the allegations against Day.