Felton Man Charged with Unlawful Sexual Contact

Mar 09, 2013 -- 5:50pm

Delaware State Police have charged a 66-year-old Felton man in connection with the unlawful sexual contact of a 17- year-old male.

Police say they were contacted by the victim on Monday, March 4; the victim told officers he was being touched inappropriately by a friend of the family.

After a thorough and comprehensive investigation, it was determined that John Trenberth inappropriately touched and made sexual advances towards the victim; police say the incidents occurred at Trenberth’s home over a nine-month period, starting in June 2012.

Trenberth was arrested Friday and charged with two counts of 2nddegree unlawful sexual contact with a person under 18-years-old and endangering the welfare of a child. He was arraigned and released after posting $12,500 bail.




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