AUGUSTA - An Augusta police officer was arrested Tuesday and charged with two counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child.
Authorities say the incidents occurred in April and June of 2013 in Butler County.
Jerry Ballinger made his first court appearance Wednesday and bonded out.
That bond was set at $50,000.
His next court appearance is scheduled for August 19th at 1 p.m.
- (08/20/2013) Augusta officer makes preliminary court appearance