Hardin County judge hands down prison sentence to Charles Castle

HARDIN COUNTY, OH (WLIO) - A Hardin County man, sentenced to decades in prison for the kidnapping and rape of a 7-year-old girl has filed an appeal.

Hardin County man files appeal after being convicted of kidnapping and raping 7-year-old girl

Court documents show the appeal for 57-year-old Charles Castle was filed in Hardin County Common Pleas Court on Wednesday. WKTN Radio says the appeal is expected to go before the Third District Court of Appeals in Lima.

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