Region 8 man arrested for sexual indecency with 13-year-old girl

HARRISBURG, AR (KAIT) – A Harrisburg man was arrested on multiplecharges related to sexual indecency with a child.

According to Chief Gary Hefner of the Harrisburg PoliceDepartment, 46-year-old Bart Kennedy was arrested Sunday after an investigationinto an incident that occurred on December 26, 2013.

Kennedy was charged with sexual indecency with a child, sexualassault, and three counts of furnishing alcohol to a minor.

The child involved in the incident was a 13-year-old girl.

Kennedy is currently out of jail on a $75,000 bond, and is set toappear in Poinsett Circuit Court on February 28.

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