Daviess County (October 12, 2017) – The Kentucky State Police began an investigation into a sexual abuse complaint involving a 16 year old female victim. After a 6 month investigation, the case was presented to the Daviess County Grand Jury on October 4, 2017. An indictment warrant was returned on 36 year old Jason T. Howard of Island, KY. The Kentucky State Police arrested Howard on October 12, 2017. He was charged with one count of Sexual Abuse, 1st degree and lodged in the Daviess County Detention Center.
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