Fmr. youth minister faces numerous sex crime allegations
MARSHALL COUNTY, Ky. - A former youth minister in western Kentucky faces numerous sex crime allegations.
Investigators say the alleged crimes, some of which took place on church property, happened between December 2012 and July 2013.
Byars resigned from his position with the church three weeks ago.
While executing a search warrant at his home, state troopers seized several items from Byars' home. Investigators say they also have several pictures and text messages that were exchanged between Byars and the teen.