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Former fire chief not guilty in rape trial

(Source: Family photo) (Source: Family photo)
WORTH CO., GA (WALB) -

A former Sylvester fire chief was acquitted in a rape trial Friday.

The jury found Jody Yarbrough not guilty after he was accused of raping a woman that he met through an online dating website.

The verdict comes nearly two years after a woman contacted Sylvester Police and claimed that Yarbrough had sexually assaulted her.

This is a developing story. Stay with WALB for the latest.

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