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Deputy now under federal investigation

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Lt. Rick Hall (Source: Chatham Co. Sheriff's Office) Lt. Rick Hall (Source: Chatham Co. Sheriff's Office)

A Chatham County sheriff's deputy charged with aggravated child molestation is now the subject of a federal investigation.

Lt. Rick Hall is was arrested  Dec. 20 and a search was conducted at his Wilmington Island home. At his arraignment, he was denied bond, but he requested a bond hearing. During that hearing, he was ordered to remain in jail and denied bond again.  

Officials say the investigation continues.

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