Georgetown deputies accuse man of sex crimes with a minor

GEORGETOWN, S.C. (WCIV) -- A 21-year-old Georgetown man was arrested Friday on charges he committed sex crimes against a child.

According to the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office, Jason Colby Bratton was charged with four counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor, two counts of criminal solicitation of a minor, and two counts of unlawful neglect of a child or helpless person by legal custodian.

Deputies say the victim's mother alerted officers to a possible child abuse situation involving Bratton. After investigating, deputies arrested Bratton.

He is currently being held in the Georgetown County Detention Center until a bond hearing is scheduled.