According to a news release from the KSP in Morehead, on Thursday, December 6th, 2018, Kentucky State Police Post 8 Morehead received a complaint that Ben Joe Carver, of Lewis County, sexually abused a 16 year old female.
Trooper Thurman Paige responded to the complaint.
After an initial investigation was conducted, Trooper Paige arrested Ben Joe Carver.
Mr. Carver was charged with Sexual Abuse 1st Degree, and was lodged in the Lewis County Detention Center.
The incident remains under investigation by Trooper Thurman Paige.