Sanchez Arrest

Woodstock, Cherokee County GA. May 28, 2010 - Cherokee Sheriff’s deputies responded Friday morning to a burglar in a home off Dupree Road in Woodstock. The victim at the location advised deputies that an unknown Hispanic male entered her home and got into her bed while she was sleeping and attempted to sexually assault her. The suspect fled the scene after the victim began to scream. A description of the suspect was given to surrounding police agencies. A Woodstock Police Officer observed a Hispanic male walking on Dupree Road that matched the description of the suspect. After the officer drove past the suspect he began to run. The officer was able to stop the suspect.

Cherokee Sheriff’s Office detectives interviewed the suspect who is identified as 22 year old Samuel Sanchez of Woodstock. Sanchez has been charged with Sexual Battery, Criminal Attempt to Rape, and Burglary. He is currently in custody at the Cherokee Adult Detention Center being held without bond.





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