Man faces molestation charge

Wednesday, July 29, 2009 11:46 AM
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A 43-year-old man was arrested this morning and charged with showing pornographic materials to his ex-girlfriend’s 12-year-old grandson.

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James Edmund Keenum, of Woodland Avenue, is charged with child molestation and simple battery, according to a Richmond County sheriff’s report. The victim’s grandmother told Richmond County sheriff’s investigators that she returned home Tuesday to find Mr. Keenum locked in a room with her grandson, the report said. When they opened the door, she saw the suspect showing the boy pornographic videos on the computer. The woman began pushing him out of the house and the suspect fought back. The woman then picked up a wooden baseball bat and began poking Mr. Keenum, the report said.

The woman told police that her relationship with Mr. Keenum ended about four months ago but that he was still living in the home, the report said. The suspect was taken to the Medical College of Georgia Hospital to be checked out for chest pains and for a cut on the arm, then was booked in the Richmond County jail.

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MeinAugusta2
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MeinAugusta2 07/29/09 - 12:12 pm
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She should have used that

She should have used that baseball to knock some sense into him. What a creep!

bumblebeerose
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bumblebeerose 07/29/09 - 12:22 pm
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Sorry using the baseball bat

Sorry using the baseball bat would not have knocked sense into him. She should have just beat the crap out of him and saved the tax payers some money.

easy breezy
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easy breezy 07/29/09 - 01:18 pm
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Looks like a pervert! Why the

Looks like a pervert! Why the hell was he still living there?

MS_ALEXIS
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MS_ALEXIS 07/29/09 - 01:24 pm
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Well where does she stay

Well where does she stay because I just bought her a metal baseball bat.

The Ode
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The Ode 07/29/09 - 01:47 pm
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"The woman told police that

"The woman told police that her relationship with Mr. Keenum ended about four months ago but that he was still living in the home" - that was a brilliant move lady. Some people will never learn to make good choices.

SusieQ
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SusieQ 07/29/09 - 03:47 pm
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She probably didn't kick the

She probably didn't kick the jerk out because he was paying to stay there. Some people will do anything when money is involved. Hope they keep him in jail. SusieQ

pomela
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pomela 07/29/09 - 07:07 pm
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She should have call Deputy

She should have call Deputy Johnson to take care of him for her!

andywarhol
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andywarhol 07/29/09 - 09:20 pm
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I'm not defending his

I'm not defending his actions, but since when is showing porn considered child molestation?

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