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Coffee Co. man arrested on sex charge

Dewey Hayes, Jr. (Source: Coffee Co. Sheriff) Dewey Hayes, Jr. (Source: Coffee Co. Sheriff)
DOUGLAS, GA (WALB) -

A Douglas attorney is out on bond on a sex charge.

Dewey Hayes, Junior turned himself into Coffee County authorities this morning for a sexual battery charge.

That arrest stems from an incident alleged in April. 

Officials tell us the victim says Hayes touched her in a sexual manner without her consent along with other unwelcome advances.

Yesterday Hayes told his side of the story to a magistrate judge, who issued a warrant for his arrest. 

The 62-year-old was released around noon on a thousand dollar property bond.

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