Florence man charged with criminal sexual conduct involving 16-year-old

Pee Dee Crime

Courtesy: Florence County

FLORENCE, S.C. (WBTW) — A Florence man was charged with criminal sexual conduct involving a 16-year-old girl while she was unconscious, according to police.

Christopher James Kennedy, 59, of Florence, is accused of sexually assaulted the victim while she was unconscious between the dates of February 7 and February 8.

Florence Police arrested Kennedy on February 15 after getting a warrant for his arrest.

Kennedy admitted in a recording that he committed the sexual acts on the victim, according to the report.

The report says that Kennedy also said that if the victim had not woken up, he would have tried to rape her.

Kennedy was released on a $5,000 surety bond after spending one day in jail.

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