88-year-old Macon man faces sex charges

88-year-old Bernard B. Davolt, of Macon

A Macon County man indicted in May on child-molestation charges is now in jail.

Bernard B. Davolt, of Macon was arrested by Macon County Sheriff's deputies Tuesday.

Davolt was indicted in May by the Grand Jury following an investigation by the Macon County Sheriffâ??s Office. He's charged with two counts of first degree child molestation and two counts of statutory rape in the first-degree sexual intercourse with a person less than 14-years-old.

He is currently being held in the Macon County Jail on a $100,000 cash only bond.

His initial court appearance is scheduled for July 11 before Circuit Judge Frederick Tucker.

KHQA does not release the names of the alleged victims in sex crimes.