CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - A Chambersburg man charged with sexually assaulting the daughter of his former wife over a period of several years was ordered bound over for court following a preliminary hearing Tuesday before Magisterial District Judge Gary Carter.
The man is charged with involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with a person less than 13 years old, a first-degree felony, Assistant District Attorney Lauren Sulcove said. Other charges include second-degree felony aggravated indecent assault and indecent assault, a first-degree misdemeanor.
The girl, now 14, was sexually assaulted from January 1997 to August 2006, when she was between the ages of 3 and 13, according to the affidavit of probable cause filed by the Pennsylvania State Police.
The man's mandatory arraignment will be held in Franklin County Court in about five weeks, Sulcove said.
The Herald-Mail is not naming the person charged to protect the identity of the girl.
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