Charles W. Simmons

Charles W. Simmons

Charles W. Simmons, 48, of Russellville was indicted Dec. 13 for numerous sexual crimes against a child.

According to the Commonwealth of Kentucky, Simmons committed several counts of first-degree rape when on or about May 2014 through December 2017 knowingly and unlawfully subjected a minor to sexual intercourse by forcible compulsion.

According to the Commonwealth of Kentucky, Simmons committed several counts of first-degree sexual abuse when on or about May 2014 through December 2017 knowingly and unlawfully subjected a minor to sexual contact by forcible compulsion.

According to the Commonwealth of Kentucky, Simmons committed the offense of incest when on or about May 2014 through December 2017 knowingly and unlawfully had sexual intercourse with a minor.

According to the Commonwealth of Kentucky, Simmons committed several counts of first-degree sodomy when on or about May 2014 through December 2017 knowingly and unlawfully engaged in deviate sexual intercourse with a minor.

According to the Commonwealth of Kentucky, Simmons is being charged with second-degree persistent felony offender, having committed the felony offenses described above after having been previously convicted of one felony offense in Logan County Circuit Court, thereby placing the defendant in the status of a persistent felony offender.

Simmons was given a $10,000 cash bond.