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AUBURN, Ala. - Auburn Police Division arrested 29-year-old Nathan Childers Monday on felony warrants charging him with Rape First Degree, Sodomy First Degree and Incest.  

Sunday officers received information that Childers had previously been engaged in inappropriate and illegal sexual contact with a female relative under the age of 12.  The incident was reported to have occurred while the child was in his care at his residence on Webster Road in Auburn. 

The Auburn Police Division initiated a investigation and also made notification to the Lee County Department of Human Resources.  Arrest warrants were later obtained on Childers and he was taken into custody at his residence. The victim was placed into foster care by DHR until the investigation is complete.

Childers was transported to the Lee County Detention Facility where his bond was set at $150,000.  The investigation is ongoing and addition charges are expected in the case.

Jessi Mitchell

Jessi joined the WRBL news team in October 2012 after working as a freelance production assistant for MTV Networks in Los Angeles.
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