On Oct. 28, 2020, 46-year-old Grant Goodman, of Bowling Green, was indicted by a Warren County grand jury on numerous sexual crimes against a minor.

Goodman was arrested by the Russellville Police Department on June 29, 2020, and again on Oct. 16, 2020, for additional charges in the case. He was lodged in the Logan County Detention Center.

According to the Commonwealth, Goodman committed the crime of sodomy first-degree (11 counts) in 2018, 2019, and 2020, in Warren County, when he engaged in deviate sexual intercourse with a victim under the age of 18.

According to the Commonwealth, Goodman committed the crime of incest (11 counts) in 2018, 2019, and 2020, in Warren County, with a victim under the age of 18.

According to the Commonwealth, Goodman committed the crime of use of a minor in a sexual performance (seven counts) in 2018 and 2019, in Warren County, when he employed, consented to, authorized, or induced a minor who is less than 18 years of age to engage in a sexual performance.

According to the Commonwealth, Goodman committed the crime of unlawful transaction with a minor first-degree (12 counts) in 2018, 2019, and 2020, in Warren County, when he knowingly induced, assisted, or caused a minor to engage in illegal sexual activity and this offense was committed in a continuing course of conduct.

According to the Commonwealth, Goodman committed the crime of assault second-degree in 2020, when he intentionally caused physical injury to a victim under the age of 18 by striking them in the head with a potted plant, a dangerous instrument.

According to the Commonwealth, Goodman committed the crime of strangulation first-degree in 2020, when he, without consent, intentionally impeded the normal breathing or circulation of the blood of another person by applying pressure on the throat or neck or blocked the nose or mouth of a victim under the age of 18.

According to the Commonwealth, Goodman committed the crime of possession of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor (7 counts) in 2018 and 2019, when, having knowledge of its content, character, and that the sexual performance is by a minor, knowingly had in his possession or control any matter which visually depicts an actual sexual performance by a minor.

According to the Commonwealth, Goodman committed the crime of unlawful use of electronic means originating or received within the Commonwealth to induce a minor to engage in sexual or other prohibited activities in 2020, when he knowingly used a computer for the purpose of procuring or promoting the use of a minor for acting in violation of KRS 531.335.

According to the Commonwealth, Goodman committed the crime of tampering with physical evidence in 2020, when believing that an official proceeding is pending or may be instituted, he destroyed, mutilated, concealed, removed, or altered physical evidence which he believed was about to be produced or used in an official proceeding with the intent to impair its verity or availability.

Barry Wayne Goley, 52, of Bowling Green, was also indicted as a co-defendant in the Goodman case on Oct. 28, 2020.

According to the Commonwealth, Goley, committed the crime of tampering with physical evidence (two counts) in 2020, when believing that an official proceeding is pending or may be instituted, he destroyed, mutilated, concealed, removed, or altered physical evidence which he believed was about to be produced or used in an official proceeding with the intent to impair its verity or availability.

The function of the Grand Jury is to determine whether there is sufficient competent evidence to believe that a crime has been committed by a specific individual. This does not mean those individuals are guilty of a crime. The innocence or guilt is finally determined by a petit jury at trial.