Shakir Cole, in a photo released by the Sandy Springs Police Department.

Sandy Springs police have charged a man with molesting a 13-year-old girl this month.

Shakir Cole, 36, of Sandy Springs is being held in the Fulton County Jail, according to the Sandy Springs Police Department. Police allege that the victim was babysitting Cole’s young children at the time of the molestation.

Cole is charged with child molestation, enticing a child for indecent purposes and sexual battery, according to the police department.

The police department requests that anyone with additional information about Cole to contact Detective Bailey at 770-551-3308.