Kentucky lawmaker Dan Johnson fatally shot himself Wednesday, two days after allegations surfaced that he had molested a member of his church when she was 17 years old, officials said.
"A Kentucky Lawmaker was Accused of Molesting a Teen. Then He Shot Himself in the Head." is from the December 14, 2017 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Marwa Eltagouri and narrated by Sam Scholl.