September 16, 2021

Heard County man arrested, charged with multiple child sex crimes

(Franklin, GA) — A local man is facing multiple felony charges involving sex crimes against a child.

Christopher Lee Smith (Photo: HCSO)

The Heard County Sheriff’s Office arrested 36-year-old Christopher Lee Smith, a resident of Antioch Road, on October 23.

Smith is charged with two counts of Aggravated Sodomy, Child Molestation, Aggravated Child Molestation, Incest, and Terroristic Threats and Acts.

According to HCSO investigator Danielle Thompson, the charges all relate to alleged incidents that occurred over the last three years in Heard County involving a female victim between the ages of 10-14.

Smith is currently being held in the Heard County jail without bond.

Inv. Thompson says the investigation is still ongoing.

Stay tuned to for further updates as they become available.


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