On August 16, 2016 investigators from the Upson County Sheriff’s Office initiated an investigation based on information received from the local Department of Family and Children Services. The allegations were that a seven years old female had been molested. Investigators discovered evidence resulting in the arrest of Ronnie Lamarr Blankenship, 58, of 327 Bishop Road, Meansville. These acts occurred between November of 2015 and April of 2016 at a residence in Upson County. Blankenship is charged with two counts of Aggravated Child Molestation. Blankenship is held in the Upson County Jail without bond.