A Russells Point man was charged with a fourth-degree felony county of gross sexual imposition Tuesday evening related to an investigation by officers of the Russells Point Police Department.
Benjamin D. Givens, 35, of Russells Point, was served a warrant at his residence by Russells Point officers and was placed under arrest about 5:30 p.m. He was lodged in the Logan County Jail.
March 17, the Russells Point Police Department was forwarded a sexual assault case that was initiated in Hardin County.
The report indicated that Givens was accused of inappropriately touching a 15-year-old girl multiple times in his residence between Feb. 21 and 22.
The victim reported the assault to family members, who contacted children’s services. After a lengthy investigation and interviews with witnesses, a warrant was requested for the defendant’s arrest.
The Logan County Sheriff’s Office also assisted with the investigation.