Woman arrested on sex charges involving teen

A 20-year-old Graniteville woman accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl has been arrested.

Stephanie G. Kirkland, of the 200 block of Julianne Drive, surrendered to investigators Tuesday and faces three counts of second degree criminal sexual conduct and four counts of lewd act upon a minor, according to an Aiken County Sheriff's Office news release.

Between May and December 2007, Ms. Kirkland is accused of sexually assaulting the victim at three different locations, the release states.

The suspect is being held at the Aiken County Detention Center.

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