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Two Harlan men in custody for sexual offenses.

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Richard Fields - HCDC

On Wednesday July 3, 2019 a Harlan County man was taken into custody by Kentucky State Trooper Jake Spurlock for sexual offenses.


63 year old Richard Fields was charged with rape 1st degree victim under the age of twelve and sodomy 1st degree victim under the age of twelve.


The citation states that Fields is accused and charged with having sexual and deviate intercourse with two children under the age of twelve on several occasions. He is currently lodged in the Harlan County Detention Center under a $100,000 cash bond.


Terry Jenkins - HCDC

Another man, 43 year old Terry Jenkins of Evarts was taken into custody on Monday July 8, 2019 charged with the rape of his daughter over a three year period.


The Kentucky State Police citation states that the incidents took place from December of 2008 to December of 2012 from the girl's age of nine to twelve year's old.


Terry Jenkins is lodged in the Harlan County Detention Center charged with incest - forcible compulsion/incapable of consent or under the age of eighteen, rape 1st degree victim under the age of twelve and sodomy 1st degree victim under the age of twelve.


He is currently lodged in the Harlan County Detention Center under a $100,000 cash bond and Detective Rodney Sturgill is in charge of the investigation.


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