A Green County native has been indicted on charges alleging he raped a child younger than 14.
Jonathan Puckett, 27, who is currently incarcerated, was indicted Tuesday by a Taylor County grand jury.
Puckett was charged with second-degree rape and being a first-degree persistent felony offender.
According to Campbellsville Police Detective Sgt. Patricia Thompson, Puckett is accused of engaging in sexual activity with a female younger than 14. Thompson said Puckett, who is originally from Green County, is a friend of the victim's family.