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Garrard Co. man charged after allegedly having sex with teen

A Garrard County man was charged Friday with having deviate sexual intercourse with a teenage girl in Jessamine County, police said.

Brian Anthony Durham, 20, of Jess Brim Road in northern Garrard County was charged with first-degree unlawful transaction with a minor, a class B felony punishable by 10 to 20 years in prison, said Allen Peel, spokesman for the Jessamine County Sheriff's Office.

Durham is accused of causing a girl, now 15 years old, to engage in deviate intercourse on 50 or more occasions between August 2008 and April 2009, Peel said.

Durham was arraigned Monday in Jessamine District Court. He was later released on bond from the Jessamine County jail.