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Wednesday, November 20, 2013 8:59 PM

Accused man: God, lawyer ‘saved my life’

By DOUG CARDER, Herald Senior Writer

Eric Scrutchfield was at a crossroads in summer 2011.

He was facing charges that could put him in prison for most of his life in a child sexual assault case. He didn’t know where to turn.

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