SIOUX CITY | A Sioux City man is facing a pair of sexual abuse charges after police say he sexually abused 4-year-old and 2-year-old girls.
James Paul White, 48, of Sioux City, was charged Wednesday with first-degree and second-degree sexual abuse. He is being held in the Woodbury County Jail on $400,000 bond.
According to court documents, White was arrested after the 4-year-old was taken to UnityPoint Health -- St. Luke's with serious injury to her genital area, and police officers were alerted to the sexual abuse.
White admitted to having sexual contact with the 4-year-old girl on three separate occasions, according to court documents. Documents say he had also sexually abused the 2-year-old on one occasion.
White's next court appearance will be 9 a.m. March 13.