Sex abuse charges against Letcher County man dismissed

WHITESBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - A Letcher County man who once faced several counts of sexual abuse has been cleared of all the charges.

Roy Bentley was accused last year of sexually abusing a child 12 years old or younger.

Court officials tell us on July 24th, the judge ruled the case would be dismissed without prejudice.

We are told the court had problems getting medical records on the victim and that the victim would not participate.

The judge dismissed all of the charges.

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