A Hawkins County man is charged with raping a teenage girl over several years.
According to the Hawkins County Sheriff's Department, the girl reported the sexual abuse to a School Resource Officer. She said that Billy Burton Blair, Jr, 42, of Church Hill, started abusing her when she was 12 years old.
Investigators say Blair admitted to the abuse when he was interviewed. He is being held without bond in the Hawkins County Jail.