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TBI: Police Officer Charged With Statutory Rape

TBI news release:
Knoxville, Tenn. – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation today arrested a former Clinton Police Department officer after the Anderson County Grand Jury returned an indictment against him on one count of aggravated statutory rape at the completion of a month long TBI investigation and presentment to the grand jury.
Randall Chisum, 29, Maynardville, Tenn., was booked into the Anderson County Jail this morning after a capias was issued for his arrest. On May 9, 2001, the mother of the 17-year-old victim told the police department of Chisum’s inappropriate contact with her daughter.
When confronted, Chisum resigned from the department. TBI was requested by the 7th Judicial District Attorney General to open an investigation on May 11, 2011. It determined that Chisum had sexual relations with the 17-year-old girl earlier that month. Chisum was being held on a $25,000 bond.