CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation last evening arrested Sequatchie County constable after he was indicted by the Sequatchie County grand jury on child rape charges yesterday.

David Eugene Broome, 61, of Signal Mountain, Tenn. was indicted on one count of rape of a child. In April of 2013, the 12th Judicial District Attorney General requested TBI investigate allegations that Broome had sexual contact with an 8-year-old girl at his home during December 2012 and January 2013. Broome was booked into the Sequatchie County Jail without bond. He is scheduled to appear in court on Friday, September 27, 2013.