Comments for: Scarborough man accused of decade-old sex crime against 12-year-old boy

Posted Sept. 26, 2012, at 9:43 a.m.

GORHAM | Gorham police have charged a Scarborough man with two counts of unlawful sexual contact stemming from an alleged incident with a child at a campground 10 years ago. Police say the charges against 45-year-old David C. Dougherty stem from an alleged incident in 2002 at Wassamski Springs …

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  • Anonymous

    If found guilty he’ll get a spank on the hand a some probation.

    • Anonymous

      If he get even that. Victims of sexual abuse get lifetime sentences of misery and shame.

  • Anonymous

    Hang on folks after November this will be a common thing.

  • How do you prove a crime like this that has happened so long ago? — I’m not saying this guy is innocent or anything like that but I constantly hear about people coming out and admitting they lied about sexual abuse long after the person has gone to jail.

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