Armed Alabama man charged with sexual assault, fleeing from police
Published 6:57 am Sunday, January 22, 2023
An Alabama man was arrested Saturday after a brief foot chase with law enforcement officers and was charged with sexual assault and other charges.
Morgan County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded Saturday to a sexual assault report in Lacey’s Spring.
After interviewing the victim, Deputies and Investigators developed Christopher Walter Hutchens, 23, of Lacey’s Spring, as a suspect.
Deputies and investigators attempted to contact Hutchens who fled on foot from a residence on Mack Brown Road in Lacey’s Spring.
Deputies and Investigators located the subject in a wood line where he proceeded to brandish a handgun.
Deputies were able to disarm the subject and take him into custody.
Investigators have charged Hutchens with:
Bond was set at $200,600.00.
Hutchens was transported to and booked in the Morgan County Jail.