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Etowah County man accused of sexually abusing teen

Clifton Knight (Source: Etowah Co. Sheriff's Dept.) Clifton Knight (Source: Etowah Co. Sheriff's Dept.)
ETOWAH COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

Etowah County sheriff's deputies have arrested a 26-year-old man on sexual abuse charges.

Clifton Chanc Knight of Hokes Bluff is charged with one count of first degree sodomy and one count of first degree sexual abuse.           

Investigators said the incident occurred on April 12, near Souls Harbor Church and was reported by the 14 year-old victim's family.

Authorities said Knight and the victim were acquaintances.

Knight is in the Etowah County Detention Center on a $50,000 bond.  

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