PRESTONSBURG — Following an investigation spanning several months, Kentucky State Police have put an Ohio man behind bars for an alleged inappropriate relationship with a 12-year-old.
KSP says James Cotner, 31, developed an online relationship with a 12-year-old child. In their investigation, they discovered he had mentioned the possibility of travelling from Ohio to Kentucky to meet the juvenile.
Cotner has been booked into the Floyd County Detention Center on one charge of prohibited use of an electronic device to entice a minor.
KSP Det. Jason Dials remains in charge of the investigation.