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Georgetown Officer Accused of Sex Assault and Kidnapping

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

GEORGETOWN, Texas (AP) - A Georgetown police officer has been indicted on charges of sexually assaulting a woman at gunpoint while he was on duty.

Jimmy Lewis Fennell Jr. is being held in the Williamson County Jail with bail set at $250,000.

A Williamson County grand jury indicted Fennell Tuesday on felony charges of aggravated sexual assault, aggravated kidnapping and improper sexual activity with a person in custody. He was also charged with official oppression.

The alleged crimes allegedly occurred October 26th when Fennell responded to a domestic disturbance call.

Fennell has been on paid administrative leave pending an internal affairs investigation. He's worked for the Georgetown police for nine years.


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