Richmond man indicted on sex-related charges

July 2, 2009 

A former church youth minister has been indicted on 13 sex related charges, according to Kentucky State Police.

Gordon H. Lunceford, 47, of Richmond, was indicted June 6 by an Anderson County grand jury.

The charges include six counts of third-degree rape, one count of first-degree sexual abuse, five counts of third-degree sodomy and one count of second-degree sexual abuse.

The victims in the case were juveniles at the time of the alleged offenses, state police said.

Lunceford is a former youth minister at churches in Anderson, Franklin and Madison counties.

The indictment followed an investigation by state police that began in August 2008. The investigation is continuing.

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