On Friday, January 13, the Ozark Police Department opened an investigation on reports of rape involving a man and 18-year-old woman, according to Ozark Police.

The Criminal Investigations Unit was called and interviewed both individuals and collected digital evidence.

On Sunday, January 15 the investigation led to the arrest of the man, Christopher Paul Peyer, 37 of Ozark, for the criminal charge of incest, according to OPD.

The case is still under investigation and no other details are available at this time.


OZARK, Ala. (WDHN) — An Ozark man has been charged with a sex crime.

Christopher Peyer, 37, of Ozark, was arrested and charged with adult incest on Sunday.

Officials are still continuing to investigate this case and additional charges may be filed against the defendant, according to Ozark Police.

Peyer is currently in the Dale County Jail awaiting his first court appearance.

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