In 2013, a Louisville man was indicted in Marion Circuit Court on four counts of sex abuse. Last month, he was found not guilty.
William Hemphill, 71, of 946 McKinley Avenue in Louisville stood trial on Feb. 23. The jury deliberated for two hours and 20 minutes before finding Hemphill not guilty on three counts. On the fourth court, Marion Circuit Judge Todd Spalding granted a directed verdict of not guilty.