Frederick Police have charged a local man with one count of sexual abuse of a minor. Kevin Anthony Ferguson, 52, of Victoria Square in Frederick, was served with a criminal summons on Friday, July 19th.
Authorities say they received a complaint about a sex offense in on May 28th, 2012. The case was assigned to Detective D. Ames of the Criminal Investigations Division.
Investigators say they determined that Ferguson allegedly engaged in sexual contact with a child under the age of 16.
Detective Ames applied for charges against Ferguson on July 18th, 2013. The District Court Commissioner issued the summons, which was served the next day.
Police say the suspect and the victim knew one another.