Police say South Carolina man sexually assaulted toddler

KINGSTREE, S.C. — A Williamsburg County man is facing a felony sex charge after investigators say he molested a toddler.

WBTW-TV reports 49-year-old Eddie Pressley was arrested on Tuesday after officials say he committed sexual battery on a 3-year-old girl in Kingstree.

An arrest warrant said the incident happened on Monday and the child was examined at Williamsburg Regional Hospital. She was then sent to the Medical University of South Carolina for a forensic medical examination.

Authorities say Pressley has been charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor.

He is being held at the Williamsburg County Detention Center.


Information from: WBTW-TV, http://www.wbtw.com