A Rome man was jailed and remains in custody without any bond set after he was jailed by Polk County Police on charges of child molestation and sexual battery on Wednesday.
Daniel Lee Culberson, 46, of 109 Benton Drive NW, Rome, was taken into custody on Wednesday afternoon on the pair of felony charges.
Per Polk County Police Detective B. Brady, Culberson was accused by a youth under the age of 16 of inappropriate physical contact that started in September 2020 and continued until September 2021.
No further information was available about the case due to the nature of the incident.
Culberson was officially charged with felony sexual battery against child under 16 and child molestation.
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The former Editor of The Polk County Standard Journal and a journalist with more than a decade of experience in Northwest Georgia, Kevin Myrick is the Editor and Publisher of Polk.Today. An Auburn graduate, a short time hire at Washington Post.Newsweek Interactive, he served as a staff writer and video producer at the Rome News-Tribune before spending the past six years at the helm of the paper, and now moves onto his own news outlet. Additionally, he continues to serve as a Polk County Chamber of Commerce board director since 2019, was a graduate of LEAD Polk’s Class of 2018, and has helped with several other organizations around the area.