On Wednesday, September 23, 2015, Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to Scarbro to investigate a reported sexual assault. Upon arrival in the Scarbro area, Deputies learned that a 19 year-old male from the Oak Hill area had allegedly engaged in sexual acts with a 13 year-old female the previous day. The victim was able to identify the alleged suspect by name.
On Thursday, September 24, 2015 Raymond Lee Withrow, age 19, of Oak Hill was arrested and charged with one count of Third Degree Sexual Assault and two counts of Third Degree Sexual Abuse. He was arraigned in the Magistrate Court of Fayette County and remanded to the Southern Regional Jail in lieu of a $25,000.00 bond.
(A photo of Withrow will be sent separately.)
This incident remains under investigation by Deputy A.E. Roberts and the Detective Bureau of the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office.