Buckner man facing sex abuse charge involving teen
January 10, 2014 at 6:28 PM CST - Updated July 21 at 9:27 AM
BENTON, IL (KFVS)
A Buckner man is facing sex abuse and other charges out of Franklin County.
According to Sheriff Don Jones, 27-year-old Jordan A. Kent was taken to the Franklin County Jail on charges of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, unlawful delivery of alcoholic liquor to a minor and contributing to the delinquency of a child.
The charges stem from an investigation that began with a runaway 13 year old, according to the sheriff. Kent was taken into custody on January 8.
Jones say s the investigation is continuing and further charges are possible pending review by the state's attorney's office.