A Commerce man was arrested by the Madison County Sheriff’s Office on Feb. 18 on a charge of child molestation stemming from an alleged incident that occurred in Madison County sometime between June 24, 1999, and June 24, 2000.
Phillip Mark David, 49, of 8849 Hwy. 98 West, Commerce, was charged with one count of child molestation.
According to Investigator Pat Holl, the incident was reported to the sheriff’s office Feb. 11. Holl said the statute of limitations for child molestation is two years, but that the time period begins when law enforcement is made aware of the alleged crime.
Others arrested by law enforcement officials in the county included:
•Bobby Joe Money, 37, 2018 Hwy. 106 North, Danielsville, hold for Indiana.
•Justin Bradley Pirkle, 23, 3440 New Haven Church Road, Danielsville, probation violation (original charge: forgery), one count each of possession, manufacture, distribution, etc. VGCSA marijuana, VGCSA alprozolam and VGCSA acetaminophen propxzphene, possession of tools for the commission of a crime, drugs to be kept in original container, possession of arms by a convicted felon and first offender probation and hold for Jackson County.