Child Sexual Abuse Arrest

December 16, 2013

On Saturday, December 14, 2013, the Auburn Police Division arrested Charlie A. Franklin, age 53 from Auburn, Alabama on a felony warrant for Sexual Abuse of Child Less than 12 years old. The arrest stems from an investigation of a police report dated December 8, 2013 in which the complainant reported to police that on the previous day, December 7, 2013, Franklin touched a child less than 12 years old, inappropriately.  The incident occurred while several friends and relatives were gathered at a residence in the 700 Block of Lee Road10. 


An investigation into the incident was initiated by the Auburn Police Division and the Lee County Department of Human Recourses and an arrest warrant was subsequently obtained for Franklin.


He was taken into custody and transported to the Lee County Detention Facility where his bond was set at $25,000.