Metro Nashville Police will not file sexual assault charges against Kirt Webster due to the expiration of the statute of limitations. Kirt Webster was accused by former country singer, Austin Rick of sexual assault.
Austin Rick claims Webster committed sexual assault on numerous occassions from 2007-2008. The statute of limitations in this case is eight years.
Metro Nashville Police issued the following statement: “The conversation with this individual contained allegations that cannot be acted upon from a criminal standpoint due to the number of years that have elapsed. The statute of limitations would not allow for the allegations from this individual to move forward.”