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Man arrested on child molestation, rape charges

By WLOX Staff

MOSS POINT, MS (WLOX) - On Tuesday, the Jackson County Sheriff's Department arrested 47-year-old Leslie George at his home located at 4007 Fieldworth Road in Moss Point. George has been charged with one count of child molestation and one count of rape.

The arrest was conducted after an open investigation by the Jackson County Sheriff's Department Criminal Investigations Division.

Charges consist with touching, gratifying his lust or indulging a child and having forcible threatening sex with a child under the age of fourteen years of age.

Leslie George is currently being detained in the Jackson County Adult Detention Center pending an Initial Appearance in County Court.

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