Four people have been arrested after an investigation revealed sexual abuse.
Kentucky State Police in Frankfort and the Shelby County Cabinet for Health and Family Services found that a male juvenile sexually abused and raped a female juvenile and that three adults failed to report it, according to a news release from the state police.
The juvenile has been charged with 15 counts of first-degree sexual abuse and five counts of first-degree rape.
Charles E. Rice, 41; Cristi Rice, 36; and Wayne Hoard, 66, all of Shelbyville, were each charged with one count of failure to report sexual abuse. They have all been lodged in the Shelby County Detention Center.
The juvenile has been lodged in an undisclosed juvenile detention center.