Miller County Deputy Charged With Child Molestation And Rape

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Posted at 12:11 PM, Oct 10, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-10 09:02:37-04

MILLER COUNTY, Ga. (WTXL) - A Miller County deputy was arrested and charged with aggravated child molestation and statutory rape, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

Deputy Scott Cleveland was arrested Thursday at 6 p.m. The GBI says the charges are as a result of a three week investigation.

The allegations involved relations with a 15-year-old victim. The Miller County Sheriff's Office says Cleveland's bond has been denied. They also says he's been terminated from his employment.

The GBI says more charges could be coming.