Gainesville man behind bars for sexually assaulting teen

Gainesville police say 21-year-old Jeralquion Williams took advantage of a 17-year-old girl while she was intoxicated and sexually battered her.

According to police, the pair was smoking marijuana and drinking with friends.

The girl told police that she remembers waking up in bed with Williams asleep next to her.

She told police that Williams told her he had sex with her.

She says that he took advantage of her while she was drunk. Williams faces charges of sexual battery and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.