HARLAN COUNTY, KENTUCKY WOMAN ARRESTED FOR HAVING SEXUAL RELATIONSHIP WITH JUVENILE UNDER 15 YEARS OLD

SUSPECT HAD NUMEROUS SEX ENCOUNTERS WITH VICTIM DURING FIVE MONTH PERIOD IN LATTER PART OF 2019

RISSY JO BURKE, 28, OF EVARTS, KY., WAS ARRESTED BY STATE POLICE FOR HAVING AN “INTIMATE RELATIONSHIP” WITH A JUVENILE IN HARLAN COUNTY KENTUCKY IN 2019.

A Harlan County, Kentucky woman is in legal trouble after she was arrested for having a sexual relationship with a juvenile during a five-month period last year.

According to a press release statement, on Monday November 2, 2020, at 10:09 A.M., Kentucky State Police Post 10, in Harlan, Ky., detectives arrested Crissy Jo Burke, 28 years old, of Evarts Ky, charging her with *RAPE 3RD DEGREE.

The arrest stems from an investigation from August 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019 in Harlan County; Crissiy Jo Burke unlawfully had sexual intercourse with a juvenile under 15 years old.

Crissy Jo Burke was arrested and was transported and lodged into the Harlan County Detention Center. Crissy Jo Burke bond was set at $20,000 full cash only, and she still in remains at the jailThe juvenile sex abuse case is still under investigation by Kentucky State Police Post 10 Detective Jake Middleton.