Lakewood police employee was on the job after indictment for rape, kidnapping

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LAKEWOOD, Ohio - A Lakewood police employee is facing rape and kidnapping charges - but continued to work at his job after his indictment.

Andre Walden, 20, works as a Lakewood police dispatcher and an auxiliary police officer. He was indicted in November 2017 on 8 counts of rape and 2 counts of kidnapping. The charges stemmed from a Cleveland police investigation.

Walden worked for nearly three full months after his indictment, including participating in the city's Shop With A Cop program.

Jack Shea has the details in the story in the video box, above.