The Christian County Grand Jury indicted two men charged with rape today, with one of the victims a mentally retarded female.
Charged with 3rd degree rape is 21-year old Stephen Costello of Columbia, Kentucky who is accused of raping a mentally handicapped woman in Christian County on August 10th of last year.
Receiving a true bill on charges of 1st degree rape and sexual abuse was 47-year old Gene Cotton of Winters Lane, Mannington. Cotton was arrested in early February for allegedly raping a woman in his north Christian County home.
A not guilty plea was entered on his behalf in Christian District Court on February 6th, when he could not afford an attorney.
Indicted on theft charges was 41-year old Felicia Radford of Kirkman Square, Hopkinsville. Radford is accused of embezzling nearly $4,000 while an employee of Perfect Loving Care Day Care.