New details revealed in case against Madison Co. Sheriff's investigator accused of child sex abuse

New details revealed in case against Madison Co. Sheriff's investigator accused of child sex abuse

MADISON COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - Former Madison County Sheriff investigator Roland Campos had his day in court on Thursday.

Huntsville police investigator William McDonald took the stand to reveal some of the findings in this case against Campos.

He is accused of fondling a 12-year-old girl. We learned the victim reported the abuse to her school counselor back in February.

McDonald says the victim was taken to the child advocacy center where a forensic interview took place. He told the court that the victim said the abuse took place at Campos' house.

He says the victim was sitting on Campos' lap in his living room when he touched her inappropriately. McDonald also mentions Michael Walker, Campos' pastor, knew of the abuse. Walker is charged with the failure to report the abuse.

McDonald also revealed that Campos confessed to the victims' mother that he touched her daughter inappropriately. McDonald also stated that after interviewing the victim and her mother, he asked to interview Campos who declined.

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