Miller Co. Deputy Sheriff arrested

Miller Co. Deputy Sheriff arrested

MILLER CO., GA (WALB) - Miller County officials say Deputy Sheriff Scott Cleveland has been arrested at the Sheriff's Office by agents with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

Cleveland, 32, has been charged with Aggravated Child Molestation and Statutory Rape.

Officials said he was arrested at 6 p.m. Thursday.

The charges stem from a three-week investigation by the GBI and the allegations include relations with a 15-year-old victim.

According to a report, Pataula Circuit District Attorney Craig Ernest requested the investigation.

Further charges could be pending in the continuing investigation.

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