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Pooler man charged with child molestation


A Pooler man is in the Effingham County Jail on child molestation charges following a joint investigation by the Effingham County Sheriff's Office and Savannah - Chatham Police.

According to Sheriff McDuffie, Brian Brown, 32, of Pooler, was taken into custody by Effingham Sheriff's Investigators on Monday afternoon at Savannah-Chatham Police Headquarters. Brown has been charged with aggravated sexual battery, and aggravated child molestation, stemming from an incident where he engaged in sexual activities with a child.

Brown lives in Pooler but the incident happened in Effingham. Brown was denied bond by a magistrate judge Tuesday morning and his case will be bound up to Superior Court.

The case remains under investigation by the Effingham County Sheriff's Office.

"We are not saying there are other victims out there but anytime you have a child molestation suspect, and they do this to a child, there is a potential for there to be additional victims. If anyone knows anything please give us a call." said Effingham County Sheriff's spokesman, Dave Ehsanipoor.

Anyone with any other information on this individual is asked to contact investigators at 912.754.3449.

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