Anthony Dwatt Holden, 23, of 4060 Braswell Mountain Road, Rockmart, is charged with aggravated child molestation, sodomy, aggravated sodomy, aggravated sexual battery and cruelty to children in the first degree.
He is accused of molesting a 6-year-old female relative.
According to Polk County Police Department reports, a counselor in another city had been counseling the girl and a caretaker for the child. It was in a session the girl said Holden has been sexually assaulting her for the last several weeks.
The counselor contacted the Polk County Family Children’s Services, who told her to file a police report.