A man in custody is accused of sexually abusing a child over the past four years, according to Marietta police.

Wayne Lee McKee, 47, of Marietta, is charged with sexually abusing a young girl between January 2016 and June 2020, according to his arrest warrant.

The victim was under 10 years old when the abuse started, authorities said.

McKee was arrested Nov. 6 and booked into the Cobb County jail on charges of rape, two counts of aggravated child molestation, child molestation, and two counts of aggravated sexual battery, records show. He remains in the county jail without bond.

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