The Chester County District Attorney and Tredyffrin Township Police Superintendent say they have arrested Lawrence Harold Carroll, 46, on 7 felony charges, including involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, aggravated indecent assault, endangering the welfare of a child, and related offenses in Tredyffrin, Chester County.
According to the Tredyffrin Township Police Department, they received a complaint of child sexual abuse on January 15, 2014. The victim says that from December of 1990 through the summer of 1995, the suspect allegedly sexually assaulted him over twenty times. The victim was between the ages of 6 and 11 at the time of the alleged assaults.
Police say the assaults took place near the suspect's home, near railroad tracks and near a creek bed by his home.
Carroll was arraigned where bail was set at $75,000 cash. In lieu of posting bail, Carroll was taken into custody pending his preliminary hearing.
If you have any information regarding these or other incidents involving Lawrence Carroll, please contact Detective James Konieczny of the Tredyffrin Township Police Department at (610) 408-3647.
State police say one trooper is dead and another is injured after a shooting at a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania.
Sunny and mild Monday with a chance of rain by Tuesday morning.
We are looking at a pleasant but cool stretch of weather ahead. Temperatures will be running roughly 5-7 degrees below normal giving us cool mornings (50's and 40's) and mild afternoons (low 70's) through the week. The next chance of rain is Tuesday morning.
Monday (75/54) Sun/Clouds
Tuesday (75/56) A.M. Showers