By Karen Bota
Terry Lee Hurst Jr., 48, was arraigned in Ionia County Circuit Court last Tuesday before Judge Ronald Schafer. Hurst appeared from the Ionia County Jail, where he has been held since Feb. 18. His attorney, Jeff Perlman, appeared via Zoom.
Hurst is charged with five counts of CSC in the first degree to a victim under 13 years of age, five in the second degree, one in the third degree and one in the fourth degree.
First-degree CSC is a felony that carries a mandatory minimum of 25 years up