Alabama State Trooper charged with sex crimes


MONTGOMERY — The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA) has placed a
Trooper, 41-year-old, Christopher Bauer, on mandatory leave after the Montgomery
Police Department initiated an investigation and charged him with first degree Sodomy,
Incest, and Sexual Abuse of a Child Less Than 12.

Bauer was charged and then placed in the Montgomery County Detention Facility under
a $105,000 bond. No additional information is available for release in connection to this
continuing investigation.

Note: A criminal charge is an accusation. The defendant is assumed innocent unless and
until proven guilty in a court of law.