Coffee Co. man arrested on sex charge

Coffee Co. man arrested on sex charge

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.

Copyright 2017 WALB. All rights reserved.