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.