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Pymatuning Township man facing 250 sex charges

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PYMATUNING TOWNSHIP, PA - Police have filed 250 charges against a township man accused of having a sexual relationship with a child for more than a five year period.

47-year-old Merrell Sanders is scheduled to appear before a district magistrate for a preliminary hearing on Monday.

Sanders was already arraigned on fifty counts of forcible rape, fifty counts of deviate sexual intercourse, fifty counts of indecent assault on a person under 13, fifty counts of indecent assault of a child, and fifty counts of incest.

According to court documents, the alleged assaults took place from November 2007 through June of last year.

Sanders remains jailed, unable to post $150,000 bond.

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