3/8/2014 10:13 PM
SOUTH CHARLESTON - A South Charleston man is behind bars on two dozen sex abuse charges after police say he got a 14-year-old girl pregnant.
According to a criminal complaint, the victim's mother told troopers 44-year-old Jessie Brewer told her that he had been having sex and inappropriately touching the girl and that she was now pregnant. Brewer then told the woman the sexual relationship had been going on for several years and then left her home and turned himself in.
According to court documents, Brewer confessed to the crime and told police he wanted the victim to get an abortion.
Brewer is currently in the South Central Regional Jail facing several charges, including 24 counts of sexual abuse.