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A man accused of fathering a child with a teenage girl is wanted in Columbia County.

An incident report says the then 14 year old told investigators she became pregnant and gave birth after having sex with 25 year old Ricardo Simmons of Augusta one year ago. Authorities say Simmons faces a statutory rape charge when he’s found. They’re asking anyone who knows of his whereabouts to call the Columbia County Sheriff’s office.

Story courtesy of Mary Liz Nolan with WGAC.