Crime Stoppers: Man wanted for sexually assaulting teen

Thaddeus Gustavis Frank (Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers)
Thaddeus Gustavis Frank (Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers)

Press Release

COLUMBUS, GA - The Columbus Police Department Sex Crimes Division is seeking your assistance in locating a suspect wanted in connection with the sexual assault of a juvenile female.

In March of 2010, the Medical Center Emergency Room reported a Sexual Assault to the Columbus Police Department.

Investigators were able to establish several leads that ultimately revealed the name of a suspect possibly involved in the sexual assault of the juvenile female. During the investigation the Police were unable to locate the suspect.

An Aggravated Child Molestation Warrant and Aggravated Sodomy Warrant have been obtained for the suspect.

There are reports that the suspect is still residing in Columbus but he intends to flee to South Carolina or Alabama where he has close friends and extended family members. The subject should be considered armed and dangerous, anyone coming in contact with this suspect use caution.


Thaddeus Gustavis Frank
black male
23 years of age
288 pounds

If you have any information or tips concerning the identity of the suspect and his location, please contact the Columbus Police Department Investigative Services at (706) 653-3400. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at (706) 653-3188. If your information leads to an arrest and indictment, you could receive a reward of up to $1000.00 and you do not have to give your name.

Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers