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Foster Parent Charged With Sexual Abuse

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

ASHLAND, Ky. (WSAZ) -- Kentucky State Police say an Olive Hill man caring for two teens as a foster parent has been arrested on sexual abuse charges.

On Oct. 16, troopers say they received a complaint of sexual abuse involving two juvenile females at a foster home along Grahn Road in Olive Hill.

During the investigation, KSP troopers said they determined 29-year-old James M. Layne had sexual intercourse with two females, ages 14 and 15, that were in his care.

On Oct. 22, Layne was arrested and charged with two counts of sexual abuse.

He is being held in the Carter County Detention Center.


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