Frankton man, 69, arrested on rape charges

George Eltzroth

A 69-year-old Frankton man was arrested on sex charges Wednesday.

Sheriff's deputies in Madison County arrested George H. Eltzroth for rape and sexual deviant conduct. He is being held on $20,000 bond at the Madison County Detention Center.

Investigators say Eltzroth admitted he had sexual contact with his 20-year-old stepdaughter, who has autism, over a six-month period.

Eltzroth is facing a total of six charges in the investigation, which is ongoing.