Josh Kimbrell, who is the host of Common Cents on Christian Talk 660AM/92.9FM, is charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor under 11.
According to the arrest warrant, Kimbrell, under the guise of a game, fondled the child and committed other sexual acts against the boy.
Greenville police said that Kimbrell was arrested Tuesday. He is being held without bond.
Kimbrell’s Common Cents show airs weekdays at 5 p.m. He was born and raised in the Upstate and attended North Greenville University, according to his website. It says he is also chair of the Palmetto Conservative Alliance.
Recently, Kimbrell hosted Reps. Trey Gowdy and Mick Mulvaney at an outdoor barbecue event on Sept. 25 titled Restoring the Rule of Law.
The radio station officials told WYFF News 4 that they have no comment at this time.