North Georgia man charged with child molestation in a Lake Winnie incident

North Georgia man charged with child molestation in a Lake Winnie incident

August 20th, 2013 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

Christopher Nix

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Times Free Press.

CATOOSA COUNTY, GA - Summers at Lake Winnapesaukah's new SoakYa Water Park is all about family and fun in the sun. However, all that changed for one young girl in early August.

That's when the Catoosa County Sheriff's Office took a call from a concerned mother, "about some inappropriate touching that had taken place while her daughter was on a ride there at Lake Winnie," says Sheriff Gary Sisk. "This person did report it to her mother and her mother did contact the sheriff's office. No child should ever be a victim."

Officers say the young girl was on a water ride with a man her family had a relationship with.

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