Waco man arrested for alleged 5 years sexual abuse of minor


A Waco man has been arrested and is now facing multiple charges of sexual assault and rape.

Burl Monroe Hollon, of Waco, was taken into custody by the Kentucky State Police  Tuesday Jan. 25 and charged with first-degree rape of a victim 12 years of age or over, second-degree rape, first-degree sodomy of a victim 12 years of age or older, second-degree sodomy, first-degree sexual abuse of a victim under 12 years of age, and third-degree sexual abuse.

According to the arrest records and citation, the victim accused Hollon of several acts of sexual abuse that began when the juvenile victim was just nine years old. Hollon allegedly assaulted her at his residence and on several out-of-state trips while hauling cattle. According to Sheriff Mike Coyle, during the evening hours of January 25th, 2022 Troopers with the Kentucky State Police served an arrest warrant on Mr. Burl Monroe Hollen; stemming from an investigation conducted by the Madison County Sheriff’s Office.
Mr. Hollon, of Waco, is charged with the following: 
• Rape, 1st Degree – Victim <12 years of age

• Rape, 2nd Degree – No Force

• Sodomy, 1st Degree – Victim <12 years of age

• Sodomy, 2nd Degree• Sexual Abuse, 1st Degree – Victim U/12 years

• Sexual Abuse, 3rd Degree
This case is being investigated by Lt. Todd Allen.