NWGA Scanner | October 12th, 2022

Cedartown men arrested after molesting small child in Floyd County

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, On September 29th, 2022, at 10:23 PM, Sgt Ward, was advised by investigations about Steve Randall Loveless, 64, and Mark Eli Vuckovich, 56, of Cedartown with felony warrants that they needed to serve at 2687 Reeceburg Road. Officer Overstreet and Officer Wishart went to the back of the residence to a RV that was vacant. According to the report, “Officer Wishart heard noise coming from an out building behind the RV. He was met by Steve’s daughter. She advised Steve was staying in another RV behind the shop on the residence.” Lt. Pendley and Officer Surrett also assisted due to both men having felony warrants each for child molestation and sexual battery against a child under the age of 16. According to jail records, the men molested the small child with the intent to arouse or satisfy their sexual desires. The exact date of the incident could not be determined by the child, but according to the report, the incident occurred back in April. Officers were able to make contact with both men and place them under arrest. Steve and Eli were transported to the Floyd County Jail charged with child molestation and sexual battery against a child under the age of 16. During the arrest, neither men asked about the charges and stood in silence.