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PUTNAM COUNTY, Fla. -- The son of the Palatka Fire Chiefhas been arrested.

Cody Lewis Lambert, 18,is charged with sexual battery on a person 12 years old or younger according to Hancel Woods with the Putnam County Sheriff's Office.

Cody Lambert is the son of the Palatka Fire Chief Mike Lambert.

Woods said family of the victim contacted investigators last week about an incident which they say happenedtwo years ago in the Palatka area.

Woods said Lambert was about 15 or 16 at the time of the alleged incident.

According to Woods, Lambert was interviewed by detectives Friday and then arrested.

Lambert is in the Putnam county jail.