On Saturday, August 2, Rolando Duvergel Jr., 18, of Potts Branch Road in Franklin was arrested and charged with felony first degree sex offense with a child according to an arrest warrant obtained from the Macon County Clerk of Court.
According to Sheriff Robert Holland, the incident was reported after a witness walked in as the assault was being committed on a young boy.
“Duvergel is a member of the boy's family. Another family member walked in during the act and from there detectives were called in,” he said.
A medical exam was then conducted of the victim. Duvergel was arrested and remains in the Macon County Detention Center on a $50,000 bond.
If the defendant were to make bond, he will be required to provide fingerprints and a DNA sample to remain on file.