Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Ex-jailer made false claim of sexual assault, according to Georgia Bureau of Investigation

Erica Juarez, a former Hall County jailer, landed in jail herself she falsely accused a co-worker of sexual assault, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. Special Agent in Charge, Kim Williams, said that Juarez told authorities on the first of April, that while off duty, a co-worker sexually assaulted her.

A press release from the Hall County Sheriff's Office stated that the investigation was turned over to the GBI, which determined the allegation was false. Both Juarez and the co-worker resigned during the investigation.

Juarez was arrested and booked into the Hall County Jail for making a false claim this last friday, and later released on bond.