Convicted Delaware sex offender charged with sex abuse of 3-year-old girl


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MILLSBORO, Delaware — Delaware State Police have charged a convicted sex offender with sexually abusing a 3-year-old girl in his car.

Sixty-five-year-old John T. King of Millsboro surrendered to police Wednesday and is charged with unlawful sexual contact by a sex offender, and three counts of sexual abuse by a person of trust.

Troopers say an investigation began after the girl was examined at a hospital after complaining of soreness. Police say the girl had been in the care of King, who is a friend of the girl's mother.

According to Delaware's sex offender registry, King was convicted of unlawful sexual contact in 2005. Troopers say he is a Tier 2 sex offender.

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