A preliminary hearing will be held Tuesday for a Griffin man charged with child molestation and other charges.
According to the Spalding County Magistrate Court preliminary hearing calendar, Markel Taiwon Amey, 30, is facing the following felony charges — two counts of aggravated child molestation, two counts of aggravated sexual battery, aggravated sodomy with force/against person’s will or person younger than 10-years old, and two counts of child molestation.
The hearing will be held in the Spalding County Magistrate Courtroom at the Spalding County Jail.
His attorney is listed as Timothy A. Heath.
Amey’s preliminary hearing was originally scheduled in September but it was continued until Oct. 20.
According to a Spalding County Sheriff’s Office incident report, an investigator met with a witness on Oct. 8, 2019 about a possible child molestation.
According to the report, there was one juvenile victim.