Midland Woman Behind Bars, Accused of Molesting Young Boy

Staff Report
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MIDLAND - A Midland woman is behind bars after being accused of molesting a young boy.

19-year-old Chelsea Abbott is charged with aggravated sexual assault of a 13-year-old boy.

The boy admitted to investigators that Abbott had been in sexual contact with her on several occasions.

During an interview with detectives, Abbott confessed they previously had sex and that she was aware of his age.

We're told Abbott is a girlfriend of one of the boy's relatives.

Abbott faces up to 99 years in prison.