Wade Allen Waldrop Arrested Charged Sexual Abuse Child Under 12

by | Dec 29, 2017 | Crime, Public Safety

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Wade Allen Waldrop Arrested Charged Sexual Abuse Child Under 12

The day after Christmas, investigators with the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) concluded an investigation into alleged sexual abuse of multiple children under the age of 12 in the Hanceville area.

CCSO investigators discovered a male suspect had sexually molested multiple children who were less than twelve years of age.

Investigators worked with the Cullman County District Attorney’s Office to issue arrest warrants for the suspect:

WADE ALLEN WALDROP (40) of Hanceville

CCSO charged Waldrop with the following felonies:

Rape – 1st Degree
Sexual Abuse of a Child less than 12 – 2 counts
Enticing a Minor

Waldrop is held in the Cullman County Detention Center with a $90,000 bond.

Sheriff Matt Gentry weighed in on the arrest:

“I am glad we were able to arrest and put this suspect behind bars. I would like to thank our investigators for doing a great job in this case.

 

Also, the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) would like to thank the Children’s Advocacy Center, Cullman DHR, and the Cullman County District Attorney’s Office for their assistance.”

Due to the graphic nature of this crime, CCSO will not be releasing any further details.

Bradley Williams

Bradley Williams

Communications Director

The information and booking photograph shown here has been provided by Cullman County Sheriff’s Office Communications Director Bradley Williams.

Mr. Waldrop been charged with offenses, NOT convicted of crimes. The judicial process following this arrest ultimately determines his personal guilt or innocence in regards to the criminal charges. If found guilty of any of the charges, his criminal sentencing and possible punishment will be largely determined by the statutes written in the Alabama Code for such matters.

Cullman County Detention Center

Wade Allen Waldrop Arrested Charged Sexual Abuse Child Under 12

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