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Man Suspected of Sexually Assaulting Autistic Child

Posted on: 11:05 pm, May 29, 2013, by , updated on: 04:28am, May 30, 2013

JERMYN — Police in Lackawanna County arrested a man for allegedly sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl who suffers from autism.

Jermyn police arrested Stanley Maciuska, 62, from Clifford Township, Susquehanna County.

Police said on April 29, 2013, they received information that the child made a complaint to school personnel regarding being sexually assaulted.

Maciuska was subsequently arrested on Wednesday and charged with indecent assault of a minor, among other charges.

Maciuska is locked up in Lackawanna County prison on $75,000 bail.

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