Racine police say a 20-year-old woman is facing a sex charge for carrying on a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old boy.
According to the criminal complaint, the boy’s mother called police after his sisters told her they saw the couple having sex August 15 at Carothers’ apartment during a party. When the boy was confronted about the relationship, he admitted he was involved with Carothers and that he wasn’t going to stop being with her.
Carothers was assigned a $1,000 signature bond at her initial appearance Wednesday and ordered to stay away from the boy and any third parties who might facilitate a meeting. She will next be in court Sept. 15 for a pre-trial conference.