FIFTH DIVISION REESE, P. J., MARKLE and COLVIN, JJ. NOTICE: Motions for reconsideration must be physically received in our clerk’s office within ten days of the date of decision to be deemed timely filed. www.gaappeals.us/rules DEADLINES ARE NO LONGER TOLLED IN THIS COURT. ALL FILINGS MUST BE SUBMITTED WITHIN THE TIMES SET BY OUR COURT RULES. December 21, 2020 In the Court of Appeals of Georgia A20A1759. MANER v. THE STATE. COLVIN, Judge. After a jury trial, John Williams Maner was convicted of four counts of child molestation (OCGA § 16-6-4 (a)) against two children. He appeals from the denial of his motion for new trial, arguing that the trial court erred by admitting evidence of other acts pursuant to OCGA § 24-4-414, in its jury instruction as to the evidence of other acts, and in admitting Maner’s reported flight as evidence of “consciousness of guilt.” He also argues that he received ineffective assistance of counsel. For the following reasons, we affirm. “On appeal from a criminal conviction, we view the evidence in the light most favorable to the verdict, with the defendant no longer enjoying a presumption of innocence.” (Citation omitted.) Reese v. State, 270 Ga. App. 522, 523 (607 SE2d 165) (2004). We neither weigh the evidence nor judge the credibility of witnesses, but determine only whether, after viewing the evidence in the light most favorable to the prosecution, “any rational trier of fact could have found the essential elements of the crime beyond a reasonable doubt.” (Emphasis omitted.) Jackson v. Virginia, 443 U. S. 307, 319 (III) (B) (99 SCt 2781, 61 LE2d 560) (1979). So viewed, the evidence shows that Maner often visited his sister, Janis, in LaGrange. On one such visit, sometime around 2006, Maner’s 12-year-old grandniece, A. M., was at the home. As A. M. was rocking her baby sister to sleep, Maner walked back and forth in front of her several times while mouthing inaudible words. When A. M. put the baby to sleep and joined Janis in the kitchen, Maner sat at the table and continued to mouth inaudible words. When A. M. asked Maner what he was saying, and he touched her hand and said “I want to lick your pussy.” A. M. told Janis about the encounter. In August 2010, Maner was at Janis’s house for a birthday party. Another grandniece, A. G., then an 11-year-old, was also at the party. A. G. asked to use Maner’s computer, and he told her that she could use it later that evening. That evening, after the rest of the family was in bed, Maner sat next to A. G. on the couch and let her use the computer. While they were seated on the couch, Maner began to 2 ask A. G. about her personal life and to touch her back. Maner then asked if he could kiss her. A. G. told him that he could, and he began to kiss her cheek. Maner then placed his hand on her leg, rubbed …

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