Athens man charged with sexually assaulting teen girl

Douglas H. Tomlinson

An Athens man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a series of sexual assaults on a 14-year-old girl, according to Athens-Clarke County police.

Douglas Hamilton Tomlinson, 23, of Lakeover Drive, is charged with rape, aggravated child molestation, child molestation, sodomy, sexual battery and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

Tomlinson remained in the Clarke County Jail on Wednesday without bond.

The attacks were reported to police on Dec. 7 by a family member of the victim, a police spokesman said.

The allegations were sent to detectives, who investigated the matter before taking numerous warrants against the suspect.

Tomlinson lives in a neighborhood north of Athens off Tallassee Road.

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