Former mayor of Gray, Stephen Tingen. 

The former mayor of Gray who now lives in Forsyth was arrested for child molestation on Jan. 13.

Stephen Tingen, 48, of Mallie Drive, is accused of molesting a girl under the age of 16 by touching her vagina and rear end with his fingers and hand more than once between Sept. 22, 2022, and Jan. 5, 2023.