OPELIKA, Ala. (WRBL) — Investigators arrested an Opelika man for ‘Sexual Abuse 1st Degree’, according to Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones.
On April 8, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office received a report that a mentally incapacitated victim was sexually assaulted. Investigators determined that Ervin Lamar Birmingham, 66, was a suspect.
Birmingham was arrested on May 20. He has been released after posting a $25,000 bond.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Lee County Sheriff’s Office at 334-749-5651, or Central Alabama Crime Stoppers at 334-215-STOP (7867)