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Police: Seaford Man Charged With Rape While Babysitting

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LAUREL, Del. - A Seaford man is facing rape and other charges after police say he sexually assaulted two young children he was babysitting.

According to Laurel police, 29-year-old Preston Chambers was arrested Tuesday for an incident that happened in town limits the night of Mar. 17. Investigation by Laurel police revealed Chambers had sexually assaulted a six- and nine-year-old. Police say he ran away from the home before officers arrived but later turned himself in.

Chambers was charged with rape, attempted rape and endangering the welfare of a child. Police say he was committed to the Sussex County Correctional Institution on $471,000 cash bond pending a future court date.

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