Bulloch Co. man arrested on child molestation, incest, other charges

Crime & Safety

BULLOCH COUNTY, Ga. (WSAV) – Authorities have arrested a man on a slew of charges ranging from rape to incest.

The Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) says LaMonte Santel Youmans, 35, was arrested after a two-week-long criminal investigation.

BCSO charged him with the following: Aggravated Child Molestation, Incest, Rape, Sexual Battery Against a Child Under 16 years of age, Enticing a Child for Indecent Purposes, Statutory Rape and Cruelty to Children, 1st Degree. The sheriff’s office interviewed multiple witnesses, victims and gathered forensic evidence from examinations.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information about the case can contact Investigator Pre Cone at 912-764-1703. The collection of evidence along with further interviews continues.

The identities of the victims will not be released since they are juveniles and because of the sensitivity of the case, BCSO said.

Youmans is held at the Bulloch County Sheriff’s Office with no bond, pending court proceedings.

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