Two Children Sexually Assaulted

They are both under the age of five, the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office said today.

A 27-year-old Ball Ground man was arrested Wednesday in connection with the sexual assaults of two children under the age of five.

Daniel Baxter is in the  without bond, charged with one count of rape, two counts of aggravated child molestation, two counts of aggravated sodomy and two counts of sexual battery, said Lt. Jay Baker, spokesman for the .

"The incident was reported to the Cherokee Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday," he said. "Although not related, the victims were acquainted with Baxter."

Baker said detectives are unaware of any other victims at this time.

"Anyone who has children that have been around Baxter can call investigators at 770-928-0239 to report any concerns they may have," he said.

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sweet tea please June 29, 2012 at 10:29 AM
It were better for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and he cast into the sea, than that he should offend one of these little ones. (Luke 17:2 KJV)
Judy Chamness July 01, 2012 at 02:11 PM
Where was these childrens' mother? She should be in jail with him.Jcc life long resident.
LLB August 18, 2012 at 11:38 PM
to judy... they were at the grandparents home when it happened, why should they be in jail with him? they didnt hurt them, he did. they got them help asap! LLB
akell September 19, 2012 at 01:09 PM
oh stop with your bs fables
akell September 19, 2012 at 01:10 PM


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