The woman who accused former Michigan House Speaker Lee Chatfield of multiple sexual assaults since she was a teenager was revealed to be his own sister-in-law.
Rebekah Chatfield, who is married to the politician’s younger brother, claims the former speaker assaulted her “more times than I can count” beginning when she was 15 years old more than a decade ago.
Rebekah, now 26, filed the criminal complaint with the Lansing Police Department against Lee, 33, she said in several interviews with Bridge Michigan.
The assaults allegedly began when she dated the politician’s younger brother and continued until 2021, she told the outlet.
“He destroyed me, and has controlled my life since I was 15-16, the past 10-11 years,” she said. “And I know