A Georgia man was arrested at a Calhoun hotel and now faces criminal charges of incest and statutory rape.

According to the Gordon County Sheriff’s Office, detectives received a report about a minor who had been sexually abused on February 20.

According to agents, witnesses were interviewed during the investigation and detectives gathered electronic evidence.

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Soon, the investigation focused on Cody Lee Whitfield, 35, who was in room 122 of an Executive Inn in Calhoun.

Whitfield was questioned and later charged with statutory rape and incest. He is being held at the Gordon County Jail pending bond, according to the sheriff’s office.

They have not commented on Whitfield’s relationship with the victim.

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By Sam