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Sebree Man Charged with Sexual Abuse 1st Degree and Burglary 1st

Date of News Release: 09/22/2015

Sebree, KY (Webster County) - The Kentucky State Police has charged a Sebree man with Sexual Abuse 1st Degree and Burglary 1st Degree after conducting an investigation.

On Saturday, September 19, 2015 the Kentucky State Police received information from an adult female that she had been sexually assaulted at her residence in Sebree. The female alleged that Webster County Constable Dennis Shelton came to her residence stating he needed to talk to her. The victim alleged that Constable Shelton entered her residence without her consent and exposed himself.

On Monday, September 21, at approximately 8:25 p.m., the Webster County Sheriff's Office arrested Dennis A. Shelton, 51, Sebree, on a warrant obtained by the Kentucky State Police. Mr. Shelton was charged with Sexual Abuse 1st Degree (D Felony) and Burglary 1st (B Felony). He was lodged in the Webster County Jail.