NWGA Scanner | February 25th, 2021

Ellijay man booked into the Floyd County Jail on child molestation charges

An Ellijay man was arrested in Gilmer County on felony warrants out of Floyd County. John Bascom Siniard, 36 of Ellijay, was transported and booked into the Floyd County Jail on February 10th, 2021 charged with sexual battery and child molestation. The warrants said he used his hands to touch the intimate parts of a child between the ages of 6 and 10 over a span of four years. The warrants stated that the acts occurred between 2011 and 2015 at the victim’s home on Maple Avenue.