Month-long investigation leads to arrest of convicted sex offender in Ohio Co.

Month-long investigation leads to arrest of convicted sex offender in Ohio Co.

OHIO CO, Ky. (WFIE) - A month-long investigation led to the arrested of a convicted sex offender in Ohio County.

The sheriff’s office started that investigation into Steven Herald in January after reports of sexual abuse of a victim less than 12 years of age.

Deputies say he was accused of that act in the late months of 2019.

The Ohio County Grand Jury indicted Herald in June.

He was arrested Wednesday on sexual abuse charges.

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