Auburn man arrested after burglarizing home and sexually abusing tenant

AUBURN, Ala. – Auburn Police have arrested a 27-year-old Cody Waller on charges of Burglary and Sexual Abuse.

Friday morning at 3:50 officers responded to a burglary in progress call at a home in the 800 block of West Long Leaf Drive.

Responding officers were given the description of a suspect that had unlawfully entered an occupied apartment and inappropriately touched the 24-year-old woman tenant before fleeing in a vehicle.

Officers located the vehicle matching the description provided to police fleeing the area and conducted a traffic stop.

The driver was identified as Cody Lamar Waller.  Further investigation by Auburn Police resulted in Waller being developed as a suspect and identified as the individual responsible for illegally entering the residence.

Waller was transported to the Lee County Jail where he will be eligible for a $30,000 bond.

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