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Del. Man Arrested for Child Rape

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CLAYTON, Del.- Delaware State Police have arrested a Clayton man accused of raping a girl over a 6-year period, beginning when she was 9.

Thirty-two-year-old Jason M. Griffitts was arrested Thursday and charged with five counts of first-degree rape, 23 counts of second-degree rape and continuous sexual abuse of a child. He is being held in the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center on $1.7 million secured bail.

Troopers say the victim, now 15, went to police in October. Officer say the girl told them Griffitts continuously sexually assaulted her and the assaults occurred more frequently, sometimes twice daily, as she got older.

 

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