Man Accused of Inappropriately Touching 11-Year-Old Girl


Shawney Novel Kinsey

DENMARK, S.C. (WOLO) – A 35-year-old man is charged with two counts of third degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor after allegedly touching a young girl while she slept.

According to court documents, during the month of October of this year, Shawney Novel Kinsey would pull down the 11-year-old victim’s clothes and touch her inappropriately and run out of the room when she would wake up.

The victim was staying at the home of Kinsey’s father at the time of the incidents, authorities say.

If convicted on the felony, Kinsey could face up to 15 years in prison, a fine or both.

He is being held at the Bamberg County Detention Center.

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