A Floyd man has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a child.

According to Oneida County Undersheriff Joseph Lisi, the abuse took place over the course of two years.

Oneida County Sheriff's Office
Oneida County Sheriff's Office

The Oneida County Child Advocacy Center and Rome Police have arrested 64-year-old Philip Haggart and charged him with Felony Sexual Abuse.

Authorities say Haggart allegedly abused a seven year old at his home in Floyd starting in 2017.

The victim has been offered counseling through the Child Advocacy Center.

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