Man arrested for sexual assault, incest with 3-year-old

BLUEFIELD, W. Va. (WVNS) -- A Bluefield man is facing several felony charges after he sexually assaulted a 3-year-old family member, according to investigators. 

Detective Fox with the Bluefield Police Department tells 59 News officers arrested Henry Vincent Bennett, 25, of Bluefield. Bennett is charged with sexual assault, sexual abuse by a parent or guardian and incest.  All of the charges are felonies. 

Fox said officers were tipped of by Child Protective Services 2 days and made the arrest Monday night. 

If convicted on all three charges, Bennett could spend 40 to 90 years in prison. 

Bennett will be arraigned before a magistrate at the Mercer County Courthouse in Princeton Tuesday morning. 


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