HARLAN, KENTUCKY (AP) -- A jury has found a former pastor in eastern Kentucky guilty of sex charges involving a girl younger than 14.
The Harlan Daily Enterprise reports the jury returned the verdict Wednesday against 38-year-old Jeremy Caraway.
Caraway is the former pastor of Loyall Church of God in Harlan County.
Jurors found him guilty on charges of rape, sodomy and sex abuse and recommended the maximum 20-year prison sentence.
Caraway denied having a sexual relationship with the girl.