Preston man accused of sexually abusing young girl

KINGWOOD, W.Va. — Police in Preston County have arrested a man accused of sexually abusing a young family member.

Michael Lawson allegedly touchg the 13-year-old girl inappropriately and exposed himself to the girl several times while she was sleeping. Police also believe Lawson purchased a pornographic movie with the intent of showing it to the girl.

Lawson, admitted to the allegations during a recorded interview with state troopers.