University of Kentucky professor arrested on incest charge

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Police have arrested the chair of the University of Kentucky’s communications department on charges of incest, sexual abuse and sodomy. The abuse charge is for a child under age 12. Kevin Real, a UK professor of communication, was arrested Thursday by the Lexington Police Department. He has been placed on administrative leave from the university. A university spokesman says he is no longer on campus. Real, 65, has worked at UK for 20 years. A receipt for bail bonds totaling $15,000 was posted in his court file Friday.