Kentucky Man Sentenced in Williamson County on Sex Charges

Marion — An Elkton, Kentucky man is set to spend the next 7-years behind bars after pleading guilty Tuesday in Williamson County Court to sex charges involving a child. Chad Carter pleaded guilty to aggravated criminal sexual abuse of a child stemming from an incident involving the molestation of a 5-year-old child between January and August of 2013 in rural Williamson County. There was no sexual intercourse. Carter was the boyfriend of the victim’s mother. In addition to the prison sentence, Carter will have to register as a sex offender for life.