Man Accused Of Touching Teen Girl At Pool

Posted On August 26, 2014
Alexander Kidwell Boone County Sheriff's Office

Alexander Kidwell
Boone County Sheriff’s Office

(Burlington, Ky.) – A 19-year-old man is accused of fondling a 16-year-old girl at a swimming pool.

Alexander Kidwell was arrested at around 12:30 a.m.  for sexually fondling the girl while at a swimming pool on Crossings Drive near Burlington.

According to Boone County Sheriff’s investigators, Kidwell admitted to forcibly holding the victim’s hands behind her back and touching her inappropriately, continuing even after repeated requests to stop.

Kidwell has been charged with Sexual abuse 1st degree, a Class D felony punishable by one to five years in prison. He is being held at the Boone County Detention Center.