Chattooga County Sheriff Mark Schrader says that his office is currently looking for a rape suspect and is asking for the public’s help with information. (Story contains audio from Sheriff Mark Schrader).

Sheriff Shcrader told WZQZ-AM 1180 News that sixty-four-year-old George Walter Presley is wanted in connection with a rape that happened within the past forty-eight hours in the area of Fish Hatchery Road in Chattooga County.

The sheriff says that Presley is believed to have lured a woman to his home after offering to help her with car trouble.  The woman was able to escape earlier this (Thursday) morning.

Sheriff Schrader says that Presley may be in possession of a weapon and is considered dangerous.  He was last seen driving a 2016 White Jeep Cherokee.

Presley has a history as a sex offender, having been convicted for the rape of a minor.

IF YOU SEE THE SUSPECT – DO NOT APPROACH HIM – CALL CHATTOOGA 911 IMMEDIATELY OR CONTACT INVESTIGATOR JASON BURRAGE AT 706-506-7249