Allegations at Georgia Sheriff’s Youth Home
Hahira, GA - On Friday, July 25, 2014, at approximately 5:00 PM, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation arrested Jesus Gomez, 17, at the Valdosta DFACS Office, and charged him with child molestation. Gomez was a resident at the Georgia Sheriff’s Youth Home, Hahira, Georgia. This arrest was the result of an investigation into allegations at the Youth Home under the request of the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office. This investigation also resulted in three other arrests of juvenile offenders for aggravated child molestation, 5 counts. These unnamed juvenile offenders were also arrested at the Valdosta DFACS office and sent to juvenile justice centers.
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SAC Steve Turner 229/225-4090