Marshall County Man Arrested for Sex Crimes Against a Child
LEWISBURG, TN (WZDX) - A Marshall County, TN man has been arrested for sex crimes committed against a female child.
52-year-old Stephen Douglas Smith of Cornersville, TN was indicted on one count of rape of a child under age 13, four counts of aggravated statutory rape of a minor and 40 counts of aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor.
The 17th Judicial District Attorney General requested that The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation investigate Smith in May 2013. The investigation revealed that between May 2008 and November 2011, Smith committed crimes against the victim. He was considered a friend of her family.
Smith was booked into the Marshall County Jail on $100,000 bond.