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Lee County man charged with molesting sisters
James Owens
James Walter Owens
Kershaw County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO) investigators arrested a Lee County man with sexually assaulting three sisters. Kershaw County Sheriff Jim Matthews identified the arrested man as James Walter Owens, 38, and said he is being charged with one count of first degree criminal sexual conduct of a minor under 11 and two counts of third degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor under 14. Matthews said the KCSO received a report July 12 from a family member of three young girls, all sisters, ages 12, 14 and 15.