Lexington police have arrested a man accused of sexually abusing numerous relatives who were minors at the time.
Police say Jerald Eugene Harper, 59, sexually abused the children and teenagers over more then 25 years. According to court documents, the first sexual abuse occurred in 1985, with numerous incidence reported through 2013. The youngest victim was 8-years-old.
Harper faces 19 charges, including four counts of rape, eight counts of sexual abuse and six counts of incest.