RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The council aide in the middle of a lawsuit against the city over an alleged groping incident is no longer working for councilman Bruce Tyler.
Tyler says Jennifer Walle has taken a leave of absence while her civil and criminal cases are handled in the courts.
Walle says in April she was touched in a sexual manner by David Hathcock, the aide to council president Kathy Graziano.
Hathcock is scheduled to appear in court on the charges against him next month.
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