Butler County man accused of sex offense with 13-year-old Lebanon boy

Butler County man accused of sex offense with 13-year-old Lebanon boy

A 60-year-old West Chester man has been indicted in Warren County for importuning, unlawful sex with a minor, sexual imposition, child endangering and illegal use of a minor in nudity-oriented material or display.

John T. Hopkins is alleged to have engaged in sexual activity with a minor, according to an indictment list issued Monday by the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office.

According to criminal complaints filed in May in Lebanon Municipal Court, Hopkins is alleged to have twice engaged in sexual conduct with a 13-year-old boy and stored child pornography on his cellphone.

Hopkins was arrested, but freed on $20,000 bond after a hearing in the municipal court.

He is scheduled for arraignment at 8:30 a.m. on July 21 in Warren County Common Pleas Court.

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