School employee’s relationship with student leads to sexual abuse charge

Stanley Hensley
Stanley Hensley Big Sandy Detention Center

A Menifee County Schools employee was arrested Thursday and charged with sexual abuse of a student.

Kentucky State Police charged Stanley Hensley, 22, of West Liberty, after investigating a report of an inappropriate relationship between Hensley and a female student in the Menifee County school district.

Hensley was taken to the Big Sandy Detention Center in Paintsville. The investigation continues.

School officials told WYMT that Hensley is no longer employed with the district.

Mike Stunson: 859-231-1324, @mike_stunson