Man indicted on charges he raped 3-year-old girl in west side garage

COLUMUBS (WCMH) — A man has been indicted by a Franklin County Grand Jury on charges he raped a 3-year-old girl in an abandoned garage on the city’s west side.

According to Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O’Brien, a woman driving down an alley on Richardson Avenue on August 5, witnessed Charles Lee Sadler, 34, raping the toddler in an abandoned garage, and called police.

Sadler was later arrested by officers.

O’Brien says Sadler has been indicted on two counts of rape, one count of kidnapping, and faces life in prison if convicted.

A judge handed Sadler a $770,000 bond Wednesday during an arraignment.

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