The Athens-Clarke County Police Department is investigating the sexual assault of a 21-year-old female that occurred at Hedges on Broad, 346 E. Broad Street, on November 24, 2019.
As a result of the investigation, David Ellis Ippisch, 38, of Athens, has been arrested for Battery (x 2), Sexual Battery, Kidnapping, and Rape. Persons with information concerning this case may contact Det. David Harrison at 762-400-7361 or Lt. Derek Scott at 762-400-7068.
Anyone that has been victimized by sexual assault or child abuse can call The Cottage Crisis Hotline at 706-353-1912.