Madison County man accused of sexually abusing teen

Published Jan 13, 2018 at 4:00pm

MUNNSVILLE — A Madison County man is accused of sexually abusing a teenager over a period of six months.

Sheriff’s deputies said Ryan J. Smith, 36, of Munnsville, sexually abused a 16-year-old over the course of six months in Madison County.

Following an investigation, the sheriff’s deputies said Smith was charged with seven counts of forcible touching, seven counts of endangering the welfare of a child and three counts of third-degree criminal sex act, a class E felony.

Smith is scheduled to appear in court.