15-Year-Old Young Marines Squad Leader Accused of Sexually Abusing Child Victim
Updated: Monday, July 14 2014, 07:06 PM EDT
Police are investigating a 15-year-old suspect after a child victim told authorities he was sexually abused by the teen while attending the Young Marines over the course of two years.
The unidentified 15-year-old boy has been charged with Second Degree Child Abuse, a Third Degree Sex Offense and a Fourth Degree Sex Offense.
According to police the suspect oversaw younger children, serving as squad leader, for the Annapolis Chapter of Young Marines. The victim was in his care and custody and was abused during this time, police said.
AACO police are now seeking the community's assistance with identifying any other possible victims of abuse that may have occurred while attending the Annapolis Chapter of Young Marines. It is believed the abuse took place at the VFW located at 2597 Dorsey Rd. Glen Burnie, MD and Downs Park in Pasadena, police said.
Anyone with information regarding this case or others is encouraged to contact Detective Joshua Williams at 410-222-3484.