Ohio Co. man reaches plea deal in sexual misconduct case

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OHIO COUNTY, Ky. (WEHT) – An Ohio County Kentucky man agrees to plead guilty in connection to a sexual misconduct case dating back to the 1990’s.

Billy Joe Bilbro was originally charged with more than 100 counts of sexual abuse of a minor and indecent exposure. He was arrested about a year ago.

Bilbro was scheduled to go to trial, but he instead decided to plead guilty to two counts of first degree sexual abuse.

His sentencing is set for August 5, 2019.

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(This story was originally published on May 16, 2019)

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