Suffolk police make arrest in child abuse case

70-year-old Francis Monahan Jr. (Photo courtesy: Suffolk police)

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Suffolk police arrested 70-year-old Francis Monahan Jr. and charged him with 46 counts of indecent liberties with a child.

He was also charged with six counts of forcible sodomy 20 counts of aggravated sexual battery and six counts of object sexual penetration.

The charges stem from incidents that happened between 1993-1997.

The victim was between the ages of 8 and 13 at the time.

The investigation is ongoing. If you have any information about this crime, please call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP℠.

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