ST. MARYS, Ga. -- A Kings Bay sailor is out on bond, after he was arrested on child sexual exploitation charges.
Marshall Nicolas Hitt, 29, was charged with sexual exploitation of a child.
On June 13, the St. Marys Police Department was notified by the Naval Criminal Investigative Service of an investigation into sexual exploitation involving a St. Marys resident. NCIS interviewed Hitt and learned crimes occured in St. Marys.
St. Marys police searched his home and found electronic devices which contained sexually explicit images of children.
Hitt was arrested and was released today on a $4,800 bond.