Lucedale man charged in sexual abuse of a child case

George County Sheriff’s Department have arrested a Lucedale man in a case regarding the sexual abuse of a child.

Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of possible sexual abuse of a child on Monday night in the area of Walters Drive in the Buzzard Roost Community of George County, according to a report from Sheriff Keith Havard.

About 8 p.m., deputies and investigators arrived at a residence in the 100 block of Walters Road and made contact with Lloyd Edward Spicer Jr., 38, of Lucedale.

After further investigation, Spicer was arrested and booked in the George County Regional jail on two felony charges of touching a child for lustful purposes.

Spicer is awaiting an initial appearance before a Justice Court judge.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact the George County Sheriff’s Office at 601-947-4811 or CrimeStoppers at 877-787-5898.

The investigation is ongoing.

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