In June 2017, detectives with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office began investigating the criminal complaint of child sex crime when a female victim under the age of 14-years-old disclosed 51-year-old, William “Bill” McMahan, of Lincoln County, inappropriately touched her.
During a forensic interview of the victim, it was discovered McMahan molested the victim between December 2012 and 2013 in their residence along the first block of Cypress Lane, in Lincoln County.
McMahan told investigators the victim was lying and denied the sexual contact. This investigation is ongoing and additional charges are expected in this case.
McMahan is charged with felony First Degree Child Molestation and felony First Degree Statutory Sodomy in the First Degree and is currently housed in the Lincoln County Jail under a $250,000 cash only bond. Other conditions of bond may apply.