A Knox County man is accused of sexually abusing a young girl.
Christopher Hubbard, 18, forced a young girl to perform a sex act on him and threatened to kill her if she didn't do it, according to Barbourville Police. Investigators said the incident happened behind an abandoned store in Barbourville.
Police said witnesses saw the sexual act happening, and the told the young girl's family, who in turn called police. Investigators said the girl was younger than 12 years old.
Hubbard was arrested, and is being held at the Knox County Jail.