(Jen Chung) Lawrence Taylor Jr., the son of NY Giants football great Lawrence Taylor, was arrested yesterday in Georgia on charges of statutory rape, aggravated child molestation and sodomy. As it happens, his father was sentenced in 2011 to six years probation for having sex with a 16-year-old prostitute and was registered as a Level 1 sex offender.

According to the Atlanta Journal ConstitutionTaylor Jr., 31, who lives in Powder Springs, is accused of forcibly performing a sex act on one of the girls "at his mother’s house. She first notified investigators by phone while at lunch with Taylor Jr. and the other alleged victim, said Powder Springs Police Maj. Matt Boyd."

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