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Madisonville Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Child

James Jennings (Hopkins County Jail)

A 23-year-old Madisonville man is behind bars after being charged with the sexual assault of a child, according to police.

Posted: Aug 12, 2021 8:23 AM
Updated: Aug 12, 2021 9:33 AM

A Madisonville, Kentucky man was arrested and charged for the sexual assault of a child on Wednesday.

The Madisonville Police Department says it arrested 23-year-old James W. Jennings of Madisonville on Wednesday after a lengthy investigation.

Jennings was arrested on the charge of Sodomy 1st Degree - Victim Under the Age of 12.

MPD says the crime is a class A felony that carries a penalty of 20 to 50 years of incarceration.


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