Smiths man charged with child molestation

Christopher Wayne Sanders, 37, of Smiths, Ala., was arrested at his home on Thursday and charged with numerous counts of child molestation and other crimes against children.

Sanders was arrested Thursday morning around 10:30 a.m. at his home on Lee Road 476. He is charged with three counts of aggravated child molestation, 10 counts of child molestation and five counts of enticing a child for indecent purposes. All charges are felonies in Georgia. Sanders was charged in Georgia because it is where the alleged crimes occurred, deputies said.

Sanders is being held at the Muscogee County Jail and is to appear in Recorder's Court today at 8 a.m.