Ippisch, David

David Ellis Ippisch pled not guilty to charges of rape and kidnapping on March 2. (Photo Courtesy/Clarke County Sheriff's Office)

David Ellis Ippisch, owner of Hedges On Broad and 100 Proof bars, was arrested  on charges of rape, kidnapping and sexual battery. Ippisch was booked into Athens-Clarke County Jail on Nov. 25 around 8 p.m. He is being held without bond for those charges. He has two additional misdemeanor charges for battery.

He was arrested because of an Athens-Clarke County Police Department investigation into a Nov. 24 sexual assault at Hedges On Broad, according to a Nov. 26 ACCPD press release.

ACCPD asks anyone with information about this case to call Det. David Harrison at 762-400-7361 or Lt. Derek Scott at 762-400-7068.

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