Man Arrested on Sexual Misconduct Charges After Report of Suspicious Vehicle

(WASHINGTON CO.) – A 22-year-old man was arrested Sunday at 2:02 a.m. after Washington County Sheriff’s Department deputies stopped his vehicle in the area of East New Cut Road after a report of a suspicious vehicle

Deputies Brad Naugle and Allen Taylor located the vehicle matching the caller’s description parked at Mt. Hebron Church.

Kenneth Hemmingway

Deputies approached the vehicle and found Kenneth Hemmingway partially clothed with a 15-year-old female who also had her clothing removed.

Deputies gathered information and arrested Hemmingway on three felony counts of sexual misconduct with a minor and three felony counts of child solicitation.

Hemmingway is being held in the Washington County Detention Center.