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Suspect charged in alleged sexual assault in Sylacauga

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SYLACAUGA, Ala. – According to the Sylacauga Police Department, Leslie Scott Chandler, a 52-year-old white male from Sylacauga, has been charged with Rape 1st Degree, a Class “A” Felony, for an alleged sexual assault reported on Monday, March 27, in the Sylavon Court area.

The victim, who provided evidence and information to SPD investigators, was treated for injuries at Coosa Valley Medical Center and released.

Chandler is currently being held at the Talladega County Jail, where bail has been set at $100,000. Punishment, upon conviction, could range from 10 to to 99 years or life in prison.

Lee Perryman for SylacaugaNews.com | © 2017, SylacaugaNews.com/Marble City Media LLC. All Rights Reserved.


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