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Update: Man charged with child molestation released from jail on bond

Sarah Robinson

srobinson@ledger-enquirer.com

Shydarius Imon Bolton
Shydarius Imon Bolton

Update: Shydarius Imon Bolton, who faces one count of child molestation, was released from the Muscogee County Jail Tuesday after posting a $5,000 bond.

The bond was forfeited and this case was bound over to Superior Court.

A Columbus police arrest report released today indicates that the victim is a 14-year-old girl.

Original Story: An 18-year-old Columbus man arrested on a child molestation charge at 9:30 a.m. Sunday on Crystal Court.

Shydarius Imon Bolton, the suspect, was placed in Muscogee County Jail, where he awaits a 9 a.m. Tuesday hearing in Recorder's Court.

Columbus Police have yet to release information concerning the incident that led to Bolton's arrest.

Stay with the Ledger for updates.

— Sarah is a crime & safety reporter at The Ledger-Enquirer. You can contact her on Twitter at @SarahR_92.

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