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Greenup County Resident Charged with Sexual Crimes Involving a Juvenile

Date of News Release: 08/19/2014

(Ashland, Ky.) -- The Kentucky State Police have charged a Worthington, KY resident with numerous crimes after conducting an investigation into unlawful communication between he and a female juvenile.

On June 24, 2014 The Kentucky State Police received a report alleging Larry Stevens had engaged in illegal communication with a seventeen year old female juvenile. An investigation began and it was determined illegal communication, including conversation and photographs, were exchanged between Stevens and the juvenile.

On August 14, 2014 Larry B. Stevens, age 31, of Worthington, KY was charged with:

Prohibited use of electronic communication system to procure a minor / Sex offense
Use of minor under 18 in a sexual performance (2 counts)
Possession of matter portraying sex performance by a minor (5 counts)

The investigation is ongoing by Detective Christopher Carter.