Former Ky. youth minister indicted on 14 counts of sex related charges

CYNTHIANA, KY (FOX19) - A former youth minister from Cynthiana, Ky. has been indicted on 14 counts of sexually related charges.

Brent Smith, 25, was indicted by the Harrison County Circuit Court on Tuesday following a lengthy investigation by the Kentucky Police Department.

Smith has been indicted on three counts of engaging in sexual activity with a minor under the age of 16, and two counts of use of a minor under 18 in a sexual performance.

He also faces one count of rape in the third degree, one count of sodomy and seven counts of sexual abuse in the first degree.

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