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Another victim discovered in child rape case


By Jennifer Emert - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) –  Another woman has come forward with accusations of child molestation against an Albany man who's already in jail.

Twenty-eight year old Ricky Randle is charged with raping a four year old girl and taking illegal pictures of others. Investigators say they believe the relative of another girlfriend was also victimized by Randle. They say the most important thing is getting the seven year old counseling.

"The important thing is if these small girls have been molested the important thing is getting them counseling and assistance and talking this through with those issues that they may be having why they initially didn't come forward and were afraid to tell someone. There can be a lot of emotional issues and psychological damage that can be done through that," said Inv. Jason Armstrong, Dougherty District Attorney's Office.

GBI agents will decide whether to file additional charges against Randle. He remains in the Dougherty County jail.


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