Thursday, February 24, 2011

Dad accused of molesting two children waives hearing (Livingston County, Michigan)

UNNAMED DAD is charged with sexually abusing both his son and daughter over a period of 5 to 6 years. No mention of a mother in the home. Notice that there are also child porn charges.


Accused molester waives hearing

A Howell-area father accused of molesting his children will head to trial after he waived a preliminary exam Wednesday, sending his case to Circuit Court.

Police allege the 51-year-old father molested his son and daughter, then both under age 13, for a period of about five years or six years. No new court dates were immediately known Wednesday.

The father, who is being held in the Livingston County Jail without bond, is charged with five counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, which includes an allegation of penetration. He also is charged with four counts of second-degree CSC and two counts of third-degree CSC/incest.

The father also is charged with two counts of child sexual abusive commercial activity for allegedly taking inappropriate photographs of his children.

Police did not release additional details, but did confirm that they are conducting a forensic review of the father's computer and related media devices.