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Manheim man jailed for sexually abusing teens

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MANHEIM, Pa. (WHTM) -

A Lancaster County man has been jailed on charges he sexually abused two teenagers.

Charles Edward Cowart, 61, of Manheim, is accused of indecently assaulting the 13- and 14-year-old at his home and at a cabin in Potter County numerous times between 2008 and 2013, according to Northern Lancaster County Regional police.

He was arrested at his home Friday on counts of indecent assault, corruption of minors, unlawful contact with a minor, and attempted indecent assault.

His bail at Lancaster County Prison was set at $200,000.

 

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