LEWIS COUNTY, KY. (WCHS/WVAH) — Kentucky State Police said a man is facing a charge in the sexual abuse of a teen in Lewis County.
Ben Joe Carver, 48, of Lewis County was charged with first-degree sexual abuse, according to a news release Thursday from State Police.
Troopers said they had received a complaint about the sexual abuse of a 16-year old girl. Troopers conducted an investigation and arrested Carver.
Carver was taken to the Lewis County Detention Center.