March 10, 2014
AUGUSTA COUNTY -- A representative from the sheriff's office said Thurman Sorrels Jr., 60, Grottoes, started abusing a family member when she was in first grade. He was arrested and faces charges of aggravated sexual battery.
Investigators said the victim is 14-years-old now and they believe the abuse happened during several years.
Sorrels admitted to the crime when an investigator questioned him.
He's in Middle River Regional Jail. No bond has been set.
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