GBI investigating sexual assault involving sheriff’s deputy

Georgia News

(Getty Images)

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The GBI was asked to assist in a sexual assault investigation where allegations have been made against an off-duty Richmond County Sheriff’s Office deputy.

According to a preliminary investigation, a female acquaintance of the deputy claims the deputy had sexual intercourse with her against her will.

The incident allegedly occurred at the deputy’s residence Sunday evening.

There are no further details at this time as this investigation is ongoing.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories