Columbus man arrested in molestation investigation

Charlie Ed Vance | Photo: Lowndes County Jail

A Columbus man is accused of molesting a child.

Posted: Jul 19, 2018 10:54 AM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A Columbus man is accused of molesting a child. 

The man is identified as Charlie Ed Vance, 52, of Columbus. 

Columbus Police Chief Fred Shelton confirms this charge stems from a report that Vance had allegedly been touching a woman's child inappropriately. 

Vance reportedly knows the victim and the victim's family, confirms Shelton. 

He is currently out on a $50,000 bond. 

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