Conyers police officer arrested for child molestation
CONYERS, Ga. - Newton County deputies have arrested a Conyers police officer on charges of child molestation.
Deputies arrested Officer Melissa Ann Staton Tuesday morning.
According to the arrest report, deputies received a call that Staton had molested her ex-wife's daughter.
She was released on bond later in the afternoon.
Conyers Police said Staton has been placed on administrative leave with pay while they conduct an internal investigation.