Charged: Sexual Abuse
Authorities arrest a Geraldine man on charges of sexual abuse. According to Sheriff Jimmy Harris, 53 year-old Michael Wayne Hatley is belived to have abused a child less than 12 after an incident on County Road 538 near Fyffe. Hatley was arrested after investigators conducted interviews following a call to a residence on County road 538. Hatley was transported to the DeKalb County Detention Center where he awaits bond.