Eleven days in the past, a lady in Atlanta’s Opera nightclub filmed herself throughout what gave the impression to be a sexual assault. In the dwell stream posted to Facebook from the membership, a person is seen behind her whereas she cries “someone, assist me” with tears rolling down her face. The response to the video obtained equal components vitriol and assist; it’s now being reported that an arrest has been made in reference to the incident.
According to police, 34-year-old Dominique Williams turned himself in on the Fulton County Jail on Jan. 29 relating to warrants of aggravated sodomy.
The victims lawyer’s, Chris Stewart and Joshua Palmer launched an announcement this morning relating to Williams’ arrest. “The arrest of Dominique Williams who sexually violated [the victim] at Opera nightclub serves as vindication for her and all different ladies who've been victims of sexual assault.”
Between the incident and the arrest this morning, 11alive stories protesters stood exterior of Opera nightclub for 3 days demanding “to know why no arrests had been made regardless of police confirming that they'd recognized the person seen within the video.”
Williams is now being held at Fulton County Jail with out bail, however Attorney Stewart says their combat isn’t over.
“While we're happy that the person who assaulted [my client] was arrested, our quest for justice is simply starting. My regulation agency’s investigation has uncovered an enormous safety failure by Opera nightclub which will likely be surprising to most people. Hip-hop night time at golf equipment doesn't imply patrons are handled with much less worth. We will proceed to combat for [the victim] and for the numerous different ladies who're silently victimized and don’t come ahead as a result of they're petrified of being attacked by those that senselessly interact in sufferer shaming on-line not understanding all of the details.”
Photo Chucky Foto