TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Guthrie woman charged with sexual offenses
Date of News Release: 04/29/2011
Guthrie, KY (Todd County) -- On Friday, April 29, 2011 at approximately 10:58 a.m., KSP Detective Dan Morck arrested Brenda L. Valentine, age 23 of Guthrie, KY, at her residence located on Warren Avenue. Ms. Valentine was charged with the following offenses:
- Sodomy 2nd Degree
- Rape 2nd Degree
- Sexual Abuse 1st Degree
- Sexual Abuse 1st Degree-Victim < 12 Years of Age (2 counts)
The charges stem from an investigation that began in April of 2011. The alleged offenses took place between October and November of 2010 and included multiple victims. Ms. Valentine is accused of engaging in deviate, sexual intercourse with another person under the age of consent, having sexual intercourse with another person under the age of consent, and subjecting another person under the age of consent to sexual contact.
Ms. Valentine was lodged in the Todd County Detention Center. KSP Detective Lonnie Kavanaugh and Trooper Mike Manzanares assisted with the arrest.