By Robert Bordelon
Sentencing for Clarence Edward Danely Jr., 67, of Lewisburg occured Tuesday, November 21, for sexual abuse in the first degree relating to an incident that took place in 2015. Circuit Court Juedge Robert E. Richardson presided in the Greenbrier County Courthouse.
According to the criminal complaint in March 2015, Danley entered the residence of the 17-year-old victim while she was alone in the home. The victim recognized him and attempted to make a phone call, as Danley had reportedly sent sexually suggestive text messages to the victim. Danley allegedly grabbed her. The victim fought to get free, ran into her room, and locked the door. He left not long after.
Read more in the Wednesday, November 22, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.