Police: Another Victim Comes Forward in Sexual Abuse Case

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - Another victim is coming forward saying a Midland County man sexually abused her as a child.

45-year-old Russell Betterton was arrested last week.

He's charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child.

Betterton's accused of having sexual contact with a pre-teen girl for three years.

This week, another teen came forward.

She's a relative of the other victim and claims Betterton also had sexual contact with her when she was 12 years old.

Betterton is now facing another charge, indecency with a child.