Lexington Co. Man Sentenced To 28 Years For Sex Crimes Against A Child

By Jazmine Greene | April 14, 2021 at 5:45 PM EDT - Up to date April 14 at 5:45 PM

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - A Lexington County man has been sentenced to twenty-eight years in jail for committing intercourse crimes towards a baby.

Donald Worth, 50, pled responsible to 1st-degree prison sexual conduct with a minor and 2nd-degree sexual exploitation of a minor.

On Could 16, 2016, Particular Investigator Kevin Atkins with the South Carolina Legal professional Basic’s Workplace started an investigation into the web distribution of kid pornography, in line with experiences.

Inv. Atkins recognized Worth as a person of a file-sharing community that was distributing baby pornography. Inv. Atkins then referred the case to Sergeant Adam Creech with the Lexington County Sheriff’s Division.

Sgt. Creech and investigators from the LCSD executed a search warrant on Worth’s house.

Through the investigation, an unknown baby sufferer of sexual abuse was recognized and rescued by legislation enforcement. Investigators say they discovered recordings that Worth had product of himself abusing the kid on a number of events at his house.

Worth has been sentenced to twenty-eight years energetic incarceration for 1st-degree prison sexual conduct with a minor and 10 years for 2nd-degree sexual exploitation of a minor. These sentences will run concurrently.

Upon launch, he must register as a intercourse offender and might be monitored by GPS always.

This case was prosecuted by Assistant Legal professional Basic Stephen Ryan.

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