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Warrant for Man Accused of Child Sex Abuse

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HANOVER TOWNSHIP — Police in Luzerne County need help finding a man accused of child sex abuse.

There is an arrest warrant for Matthew Sims Sr., 66, of Hanover Township.

He faces several charges, including statutory sexual assault and endangering the welfare of children.

Sims was last seen in the area of Hanover Township and Wilkes-Barre. He is described as 5’8” and weighing approximately 175lbs. He has pony tail and was last seen wearing an orange baseball hat, blue hoodie, and jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or the Hanover Township Police Department at 570-825-1254.