Greenbrier County Man Convicted of 39 Sexual Offenses


FAYETTE COUNTY– A Greenbrier county man is in jail after being convicted of several sex abuse charges against a child.

Charles Emerson Terry was convicted in Fayette County Circuit Court of 13 counts of second degree sexual assault, 13 counts of incest, and 13 counts of sexual abuse by a parent, guardian, or custodian. The trial began on Wednesday and on Thursday, after several hours of deliberation, a jury found him guilty on all charges. In June of 2015 a female child reported that terry had been abusing her over an extended period of time. Terry faces a possible sentence of 5 to 15 years for each count of incest, 10 to 20 years for each count of sexual abuse, and 10 to 25 years for each count of second degree of sexual assault.



Rachel Ayers

Rachel Ayers started as a multi-media journalist at WOAY in October of 2015. She then moved to evening anchor in September of 2016. Read More

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