Friday, 13 September 2019 14:53

Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Young Girl

Sept. 13, 2019 – A 28-year-old man has pled guilty to sexually assaulting a young girl at her mother’s home in the Castalia Heights area of South Memphis, said Shelby County Dist. Atty. Gen. Amy Weirich.
Defendant Dennis L. Alexander pled guilty this week to aggravated sexual battery and was sentenced to 20 years in prison in a settlement approved by Criminal Court Judge John Campbell.
Investigators said the incident occurred in November of 2016 when Alexander sexually assaulted the 8-year-old daughter of his girlfriend who was away from the home at the time.
The case was handled by Asst. Dist. Atty. Austin Scofield.