Christopher Hale, 59, a Wisconsin lawyer has been arrested on charges of sexually assaulting a female golf course employee. Hale a member of The River Club of Mequon is alleged to have assaulted the beer cart attendant. After spending one night in jail Hale was freed after posting a $10,000 bail.
Hale was arrested after the beer cart attendant told her boss at the There River Club of Mequon that she assaulted at a recent golf tournament.Hale, a member of the golf course has also acted as a lawyer on behalf of the club.
According to the alleged victim, she was asked to sign a confidentially agreement regarding the incident. She was also offered $500 which she declined. The alleged victim has left her job and does not plan to return if Hale if is still a member of the club.
According to a police report Hale is alleged to have groped the female college student during a recent golf tournament. Specifically he hugged the attendant and slid his hands over her buttocks under her shorts. She then pulled away while Hale touched her breasts. He then put his hands down her shorts trying to fondle her.
The club has been criticized for not contacting the police when the employee reported the sexual assault.
Sexual assault is serious crime and it is taken seriously be District Attorneys everywhere. If you or someone know has been charged with a sexual assault contact Massachusetts Criminal Attorney Patrick Donovan for a free consultation.