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Gregory Graham, a Fulton ...
Gregory Graham, a Fulton County police officer, was charged this week with child molestation, incest and rape.
He was arrested at his home in Coweta County where the charges are pending.
Gregory Graham was taken back ...
Gregory Graham was taken back to Georgia Tuesday.
Graham, 34, a former SWAT team member with the Fulton County Police Department, did not appear at a bond hearing in Coweta County last week.
fled to Panama City Beach and hid until he
was caught by Bay County
Sheriff's deputies early Saturday morning.
Georgia authorities picked him up from the Bay County Jail Tuesday afternoon, jail officials said.
is charged with two counts of child molestation, four counts of incest, two counts of possession of drugs (anabolic steroids), one count of possession of drugs with intent to distribute and criminal attempt to suborn perjury.
Bay County officials plan to charge Graham with two counts of burglary and a firearm charge, Sheriff's spokeswoman Ruth Sasser said Tuesday.
On Wednesday night, authorities tracked Graham
to a hotel room at the Sunset Inn on Surf Drive.
Deputies impounded Graham's silver Dodge Dakota and stormed his
motel room, according to an incident report.
They found a sawed-off shotgun, his
passport and several magazines for a .45-caliber pistol, the report stated.
They did not find Graham
or the pistol, deputies wrote in an incident report.
broke into and slept in several boats docked at Grand Lagoon, investigators said.
The Sheriff's Office helicopter spotted Graham
lay in a patch of weeds 50 feet east of the Joan Avenue bridge and south of the North Lagoon waterway at about 3 a.m. Saturday, according to an incident report.
"I observed Gregory
lying on his
back covered in blood," a deputy wrote in an incident report.
added that Graham
was holding a knife to his
throat and had slit his
left wrist from his
hand to his
did not have the missing .45, investigators said.
held the knife to his
throat, negotiators began talking with Graham
asked for several things but got only one concession, officials said.
Georgia officials agreed not to put him in a Coweta County jail.
was concerned that criminals he
had put behind bars would be at the Coweta facility, officials said.
finally surrendered after speaking to his
father by cell phone, deputies wrote.
Former police officer Gregory Allen ...
Former police officer Gregory Allen Graham, 34, pleaded guilty in Coweta Superior Court Friday morning to charges that include incest, child molestation, possession of narcotics and criminal attempt to suborn perjury.
admittedly had an ongoing sexual relationship with a female relative that began in November 2007 when the victim was 14 years old.
Judge Jack Kirby accepted Assistant District Attorney Kevin McMurry's plea recommendation and sentenced Graham to 30 years with 18 years to serve in prison confinement on the charge of incest.
Upon release, Graham
must register as a sex offender.
Kirby sentenced Graham
to prison time on each of the criminal charges in the 15-count indictment, all to run concurrently.
was ushered -- shackled -- into court, the victim burst into tears.
never showed emotion or looked around the room.
An elevated police presence was on hand for the plea hearing.
Noticeably absent from the proceedings were Graham's mother and father.
Graham's father, Charles, a retired captain from the Fulton County Police Department
, was arrested on July 10, 2008, and charged with criminal attempt to suborn perjury and false swearing after he
son get in touch with the victim.
The two have been present at all of Graham
's court proceedings, even when Graham wasn't.
did not deny the facts in the case as presented by McMurry in court Friday.
According to McMurry, Graham
began having sexual intercourse with the victim three to four times per week in November 2007.
also absconded to Florida while out of jail on bond in November.
Graham was located over the Thanksgiving holiday because of the efforts of Coweta Sheriff's investigators Jason Fetner and Matt Kee.
was extradited back to Coweta County on Dec. 2.
The victim's mother told the court Friday morning, "Our lives will never be the same after this past year."
"I have witnessed what I would not wish on my worst enemy," she
"I watch [the victim] carry guilt for Greg
every day of her
added, "we will survive."
The victim shared her
emotional testimony and discussed the difficult journey of healing that lies ahead.
"I've lost everything I once had," the victim said.
"I'm not doing this to prosecute him," she
said, adding that she's
telling the truth because it's the right thing to do.
But the victim told the court that she
wonders how she's
going to survive each day.
"I'm going through the exact same thing [as Graham]," said the victim, adding that the only difference is that she
won't be criminally prosecuted.
The victim said she
got "caught up in what he
For a while, she
"defended him," but later realized that he
"wasn't returning the favor."
At one point, Graham
to tell the court that she
was insane, according to the victim.
concluded by saying that she
ultimately seeks to forgive Graham
, not hate him.
declined to make a comment when given the opportunity to address the court.
*Gregory Allen Graham -- Pleaded not ...
*Gregory Allen Graham -- Pleaded not guilty to four counts of aggravated child molestation, four counts incest, two counts child molestation, possession methandrostenolone with intent to distribute, possession boldenone, possession testosterone, criminal attempt to suborn perjury and false swearing and felony bail jumping.
His trial is set for Feb. 9.
Graham -- a former police officer and Coweta resident -- is accused of engaging in an ongoing sexual relationship with a juvenile female relative.
â€¢ Gregory Allen Graham, a ...
â€¢ Gregory Allen Graham, a career Fulton County police officer, is arrested in Sharpsburg and charged with incest, child molestation and statutory rape of a then 15-year-old relative and possession of Schedule II and Schedule III drugs (anabolic steroids).
Graham, who later fled to Florida while on bond, was recaptured and returned to Coweta where he awaits trial, tentatively scheduled for Feb. 9.
â€¢ Sex case suspect Gregory Graham
misses court hearing; tracked to Florida.