(Franklin) — A Carroll County man is under arrest in Heard County for allegedly molesting his girlfriend’s 8-year-old daughter.
According to a report issued by lead investigator Lieutenant Tino Brooks of the Franklin Police Department, the young girl told investigators that 20-year-old Cody James Crawford of Carrollton, GA fondled her inappropriately in a bathroom.
Crawford was taken into custody last Friday and is officially charged with Cruelty to Children and Child Molestation.
Brooks stated the investigation is still ongoing and more charges may be pending against the man involving his girlfriend’s other 13-year-old daughter.
Stay tuned to HeardCitizen.com for more information as it becomes available.