Former Birmingham Police lieutenant case taken to grand jury


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A former Birmingham Police officer met in court today for his hearing. 

Peter Williston was charged with rape. He was arrested after a 24-year-old woman reported he sexually abused her when she was 14. 

Williston was a lietuenant with the Birmingham Police Department. His case will be taken to a grand jury.

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