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Report: Columbus man charged with sexual battery of teen girl

Freddie Garcia. (Source: Muscogee County Jail) Freddie Garcia. (Source: Muscogee County Jail)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – A 19-year-old student has been arrested and charged with the sexual battery of a 16-year-old girl, according to a Columbus Police Department arrest report.

The report says Freddie Silva, 19, of Columbus, was arrested on Aug. 28 and charged with one count of sexual battery after a victim said he inappropriately touched her at Jordan High School. The two are both students there.

Silva admitted to police that he touched the girl’s breasts at the school; the girl says they touching was “not provoked and unwarranted.”

Silva will appear in recorder’s court on Sept. 2 at 2 p.m.

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