Huntington man accused of sexually abusing child

Huntington Police say Kevin Junior Lell, 29, of Huntington is facing eight sexual-related charges. (Western Regional Jail)

Huntington police said a man is facing several charges after he was accused of sexually abusing a child.

Kevin Junior Lell, 29, of Huntington was charged with four counts of sexual abuse by a guardian and four counts of sexual assault, according to criminal complaints filed in Cabell County Magistrate Court.

Police said the victim, an 8-year old girl, confided to a family member about the abuse last month. Police said the suspect admitted to the abuse when he was confronted by the family member. The complaint said the abuse happened in 2014 when the victim was 5 years old.

Lell was taken to the Western Regional Jail and a $800,000 cash only bond was set.

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