Athens man charged with alleged sexual abuse of a 9-year-old girl
ATHENS, Ala. – Athens police are investigating allegations of child molestation after receiving a sexual abuse complaint.
Tuesday night police received a complaint claiming that a 9-year-old girl was sexually abused.
Investigators arrested 18-year-old Tyler Jerome Davenport and have charged him with sexual abuse of a child under 12 years of age.
Davenport is currently being held in the Limestone County Jail.
Athens police and the Department of Human Resources are continuing to investigate this case.