Fort Lee soldier accused of rape found not guilty by jury trial

Posted at 5:01 PM, Apr 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-12 17:01:18-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. – A Fort Lee soldier charged with an alleged rape was found not guilty during a jury trial Wednesday, April 12.

Travis Jermaine Godfrey, 24, was previously charged with the crime on January 12.

Henrico Police Lieutenant Richard Cosby said they responded to a report of a sexual assault in the 4400 block of Sprenkle Lane, which is off Staples Mill Road, and not far from the Henrico County Jail.

Godfrey is a Private First Class with the Headquarters 832 Ordinance Battalion, a spokesperson previously confirmed.

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