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Dover Man Goes to Prison on Child Sex Charges

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DOVER, Del.- A Dover man will spend 10 years behind bars after pleading guilty to first-degree sexual abuse of a child by a person of trust, endangering the welfare of a child and third-degree child abuse. 

According to the Delaware Department of Justice, in October 2016, 48-year-old David Jones sexually abused a child that was in his care.

After entering his plea in Superior Court, a judge sentenced Jones to a decade in prison, followed by one year of either work release or home confinement, then three years of probation. Jones must also register as a Tier III (high-risk) sex offender.

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