Man charged with assaulting girl

By: Staff Report
Carl Warner

UNION COUNTY — A Union man is in jail after being arrested and charged with sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl.

In a statement released this morning, Union County Sheriff David Taylor announced the arrest of Carl Lester Warner, 62, 3080 Jonesville-Lockhart Highway, Union, for criminal sexual conduct with a minor.

Taylor said that Warner’s arrest stems from a report filed Sunday afternoon with his office. He said the victim, who he described as a 12-year-old female, told investigators that the sexual assaults had been happening for over a year.

Warner was still in jail as of this morning and Taylor said the case is still under investigation by his office, the Department of Social Services, and the Union County Victims’ Advocate.

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Carl Warner Warner
Victim, 12, says assaults occurred for over a year

Staff Report

This story courtesy of the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

This story courtesy of the Union County Sheriff’s Office.