NKY man accused of sexually assaulting teenage girl

NKY man accused of sexually assaulting teenage girl
Published: Nov. 29, 2022 at 11:46 AM EST
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BOONE COUNTY, Ky. (WXIX) - A man was arrested and charged Monday in connection with sexually assaulting a teenage girl in Boone County, according to Major Philip Ridgell with the Boone County Sheriff’s Office.

Maj. Ridgell says their investigation revealed that Michael G. Ozepy, 45, provided alcohol and marijuana to the victim on multiple occasions before the assault.

Ozepy made admissions about the rape during the course of the investigation, according to Maj. Ridgell.

Maj. Ridgell says detectives then got a warrant and arrested Ozepy.

Jail records show that Ozepy is held at the Boone County Detention Center on a $500,000 bond.

He is facing three counts of rape, three counts of sodomy, and two counts of unlawful transaction with a minor.

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