top of page
  • Writer's pictureWRIL-FM

Tazewell, Tn. man in jail for a sexual offense

From WRIL -

James Widner - BCDC

On Wednesday, February 17, 2021 Middlesboro Officer Christopher Partin arrested a Tazewell, Tennessee man on a sexual offense.

45-year-old James Widner was taken into custody at his place of employment on a complaint warrant alleging that he "subjected a person less than (12) twelve to sexual contact." The incident is alleged to have happened seven years ago.

Under Kentucky law, this crime is a Class C felony and there is no statute of limitations.

James Widner is being held in the Bell County Detention Center. No bond has been set yet.

3,034 views0 comments


bottom of page