Jerry Lee Hanson Jr, 49 of Taylorsville, was arrested this week after he was accused of molesting a young girl under the age of 16 years.

Reports said that Hanson, on numerous occasions, used his fingers to touch the victim’s vaginal area and her breast.

Reports said that the crimes occurred between November 18, 2022 and November 27, 2022.

Hanson is charged with child molestation, sexual battery against a child under the age of 16 and cruelty to children in the 1st degree.