A Canton man was arrested Thursday on charges that he sexually abused and exploited a child.
In his arrest warrant, Canton police say Roberto Pena molested a child and took nude photos of him between 2019 and 2021, starting when the child was 6 years old. He is charged with child molestation, sexual battery and first degree cruelty to children.
Pena was booked into the Cherokee County jail, where as of Tuesday he remained in custody without bond, according to the Cherokee Sheriff’s Office.
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