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Calhoun Falls Man Sentenced For Sexually Abusing Young Girl

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Keith Denver Tate Keith Denver Tate
ABBEVILLE COUNTY, S.C. -
A Calhoun Falls man was sentenced to 16 years in prison for sexually abusing a 12- year old girl.

Keith Denver Tate, 53, was found guilty of criminal sexual conduct with a minor in the second degree late Thursday evening by an Abbeville County jury following three days of trial.

The 8th Circuit Solicitor says Tate must serve at least 85 percent of the sentence.

The Calhoun Falls Police Department says they were informed by the victim that she was sexually abused on August 26, 2010 after she disclosed the allegations to a counselor at Calhoun Falls Charter School.

Prosecutors say Tate sexually abused the 12-year old girl on numerous occasions between August 29, 2009 and March 14, 2010.  


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