The director of a North Georgia theater company and 2008 Pulitzer Prize nominee has been indicted on five counts of aggravated statutory rape.
Joshua Conrad Smith, founder of the Closed Door Entertainment company, is accused of intentionally engaging in sexual contact with two underage girls between Feb. 15, 2017, and June 1, 2017.
The grand jury handed down the indictment on Dec. 12 and Smith, 32, was arrested on Friday and taken to the Hamilton County Jail. He has since been released on $10,000 bond.
Smith is a writer, director, actor and producer at Closed Door Entertainment.