Kentucky man arrested, charged with multiple counts of sexual abuse

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SMITHLAND, Ky. (WKRN) – The Livingston County Sheriff Department in Kentucky has arrested the suspect of a four-month investigation into numerous sexual offenses.

Lester Carendar, Jr., 72, of Grand Rivers, Ky. was arrested around 5 p.m. Friday at his home.

Between 2014 and 2017, Carendar engaged in alleged repeated sexual misconduct with a person who was incapable of consent due to age.

He was charged with various accounts of rape, sexual abuse, and possession of marijuana.