Ripley man indicted in child rape investigation in Lake County, TN

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Austin Brewer

LAKE COUNTY, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – A Ripley, Tennessee, man has been indicted in a child rape investigation in Lake County.

Austin Brewer is accused of sexually assaulting a young girl at a Lake County home. According to investigators, Brewer is accused of sexually assaulting the young girl from July 2017 to September 2017. The TBI joined the investigation into the allegation in September 2018.

A Lake County Grand Jury indicted Brewer July 8th, 2019, on two counts of rape of a child, one count of aggravated sexual battery of a child under 13, and two counts of incest.

Brewer was booked into the Lake County jail on $75,000 bond.

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