Advertisement

A Gainesville man is in jail, charged with molesting a 5-year-old

ANDREW HAYWARD
ANDREW HAYWARD
Published: Sep. 27, 2021 at 1:10 PM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

To keep up with the latest local news subscribe to our TV20 newsletter HERE and receive news straight to your email every morning.

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - A Gainesville man is behind bars after Alachua County deputies say he molested a very young girl.

Andrew Hayward was arrested Sunday on multiple lewd and lascivious behavior charges.

Deputies say the victim was five years old.

The girl told investigators the 18-year-old inappropriately touched her and engaged in lewd behavior in front of her.

Hayward’s bond was set at $15,000.

TRENDING STORY: ASO is investigating another bomb threat at Newberry High School

Copyright 2021 WCJB. All rights reserved. Click here to subscribe to our newsletter.