Hephzibah man accused of attempting sex with 7-year-old girl

Hephzibah man accused of attempting sex with 7-year-old girl

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - A Hephzibah man is behind bars after being accused of attempting to have sex with his ex-girlfriend's 7-year-old daughter, according to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office incident report.

Amen Hutto, 38, was arrested Tuesday and charged with non-aggravated child molestation, according to the report.

Deputies responded to Georgia Regents Medical Center on June 26, according to the report. The girl's mother told deputies Hutto, her ex-boyfriend, had attempted to molest her daughter sometime between May 25 and June 25.

The mother told deputies that her daughter told her that Hutto tried to have sex with her, according to the report. When that didn't happen, "he attempted to make her daughter perform oral sex on him," according to the incident report.

GRU medical staff the Department of Children and Family Services and Rape Crisis and Sexual Assault Services.

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