Raleigh County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a man on sexual assault charges on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. According to a press release, Michael Redden assaulted a juvenile family member. Investigators said evidence was found at Redden’s home on Tuesday, and he was arrested and charged with First Degree Sexual Assault and Sexual Abuse by a Parent, Guardian or Custodian.
Redden was arraigned by Magistrate Steve Massie, and he is being held at Southern Regional Jail. Redden’s bond was set at $250,000. Deputies said the investigation is ongoing and additional charges are possible.