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Russellville Police arrest man accused of long-time sexual abuse of a child

Ivan Lemus-Martinez (Image: Russellville Police Department)

RUSSELLVILLE, Ala. – Russellville Police have arrested Ivan Lemus-Martinez. He’s charged with first degree rape and sexual abuse. The victim reported the abuse had been going on for more than a year.

Investigators say a juvenile victim reported the allegations to Russellville Police on Monday. During the initial investigation, they obtained enough to arrest Lemus-Martinez.

Officers took him into custody at his home Monday afternoon. He’s currently being held in the Russellville City Jail awaiting bond.