A Salyersville native is being held in connection to an alleged sexual assault of a juvenile while in Cambodia.
Editor’s Note: This story has some disturbing details, all of which are accusations only at this time. Continue reading with caution.
A criminal complaint was filed on January 24 against Micky Rife, age 35, formerly of Salyersville, alleging that while Rife was in Cambodia teaching, from September 2012 until December 2018, he had sexually assaulted a 5-year-old girl. During the investigation, however, investigators uncovered other allegations of sexual abuse regarding Rife, dating back to 2013.