An assistant fire chief with the Kanosh Fire Department has been charged with rape, sex abuse and sexual battery after a firefighter reported he had been sexually assaulting her at work over a three-year period. Austin James Corry, 26, was charged with rape, object rape, forcible sex abuse, and sexual battery.
The victim reported the chief following an assault that occurred on August 20, 2018 in the station’s locker room following a run. She had begun activating an audio recorder on her cellphone when she encountered Corry. According to the charging document the encounter captured the victim “repeatedly telling Corry ‘no,’ and to ‘stop,’ but he ignores her and continues to sexually assault her.”