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WKU Student Charged With Child Sex Crime

Posted at 5:52 AM, Mar 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-14 08:06:24-04

WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (WNKY)– A 20-year old student at Western Kentucky University has been arrested for allegedly making sexual contact with a minor.

WKU police arrested Niles Woods just after noon Monday outside Southwest Hall.

Woods is charged with first-degree sexual abuse involving a minor and tampering with physical evidence.

A WKU PD spokesman says the minor was living across state lines when the alleged abuse happened.

Woods was lodged in the Warren County Regional Jail, but has since been released.