Louisa man arrested on sex-related charges
ASHLAND -- A Lawrence County, Ky., man was arrested Thursday on 12 sexually related charges involving a juvenile, according to Kentucky State Police.
Harold Shannon, 66, of Louisa, Ky., was charged with five counts of use of a minor in a sex performance, five counts of unlawful transaction with a minor, promoting a minor under 16 in a sex performance and possession and/or viewing matter portraying sexual performance by a minor. He was lodged in the Boyd County Detention Center in Catlettsburg, Ky.
The case remains under investigation and additional charges are possible, according to a news release.
The charges stemmed from an investigation into a reported sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl and photographing the juvenile.
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