Governor's Half Brother Accused Of Sexually Abusing Child
Published on April 14, 2017 at 11:16AM
(Salt Lake City, UT) — Already behind bars for enticing a minor, Governor Gary Herbert’s half-brother faces new charges for allegedly sexually abusing a young girl. Investigators say Paul Peters was dating the victim’s mother when the abuse happened over a three-year period ending in 2002. “The Salt Lake Tribune” reports Peters is facing nearly a dozen charges in the case, including rape and aggravated sexual abuse of a child. The girl was under the age of 12 at the time of the reported abuse. Peters is already serving an up to five-year sentence after he tried to entice what he thought was a 13-year-old girl online but was actually a police officer.