Paducah Man Jailed for Abusing Child

Police say, a jury in McCracken County has found 39 year-old Rashad Jackson guilty of several charges. He was proven guilty on Wednesday of first degree rape, and sexual abuse of a minor under 12 years old along with sademy Police say, Jackson had been assaulting a girl for several years. The young girl was 11 years-old when she reported that she had been abused two years ago. She told police the abuse had been going on since she was in first grade. Jackson was taken into police custody a few days later. He was sentenced to two decades in prison for rape and sademy and additional five years for abuse.

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