WALHALLA, S.C. (WSPA) – The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office announced Friday that a Pickens County man arrested last week has been charged with additional criminal sexual conduct with a minor charges.

Based on additional evidence, investigators obtained three additional charges of criminal sexual conduct with a minor.

Deputies said Joseph Henry Nix, 37, committed sexual battery of a child between September of last year and June of this year.

Nix was given a $300,000 bond on the three additional charges and will have to wear an electronic monitoring device as a condition of bond, should he be released.

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is continuing its investigation.