Corey Sligh Arrested For Child Molestation
Corey Sligh was arrested for alleged child molestation in Canton, Georgia on October 11, Gossip Cop confirms. According to a police report, the former “Young and the Restless” actor allegedly molested a minor between April 1 and September 24. It is unknown how many times between April and September, the alleged molestation of the young girl took place. See Sligh’s mugshot at right.
A spokesman for the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office tells Gossip Cop the victim was “younger than 10 years old at the time of the incident.” After being booked, Sligh was released that same day on a $22,000 bond. The police were notified of the alleged molestation by the actor when the victim’s parents called the police on September 24. Gossip Cop has reached out to a rep for Sligh for a comment, but has yet to hear back.
Sigh made news in 2014 when he was attacked by two strangers in a parking lot a Rite Aid in West Hollywood, where he was delivering a turkey meal to a friend on Thanksgiving. After the soap actor asked the men to drive slower and more carefully around shoppers, the attackers hit Sligh with their car, leaving him with a broken arm and other serious injuries. The men were later arrested.