By Laura Ann Sills - email
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A Meriwether County EMS Lieutenant is in jail charged with raping a first responder.
Troup County Sheriff's deputies arrested 50 year old Randall Wright Friday night after a complaint of an alleged sexual assault.
Chief of Meriwether Emergency ServicesThomas Chapman said the department is taking this case seriously because emergency workers deal with people at their most venerable. A first responder is someone trained to assist paramedics on calls. Officials say it happened when they were both off-duty.
Wright is currently being held in the Troup County Jail without bond.