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Jerry Sandusky’s son Jeffrey charged with child sexual abuse

Posted at 2:44 PM, Feb 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-13 16:29:37-05

BELLEFONTE, Pa. — One of Jerry Sandusky's adult sons faces multiple charges of sexual offenses involving children, more than five years after the former Penn State assistant coach was himself first arrested.

Court records filed Monday note that Jeffrey S. Sandusky, 41, was charged with 14 counts, including criminal solicitation and corruption of minors.

Jeffrey Sandusky, the son of convicted sex abuser and former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, has been arrested on felony and misdemeanor child sexual abuse charges,

Jeffrey Sandusky, the son of convicted sex abuser and former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, has been arrested on felony and misdemeanor child sexual abuse charges,

The online court docket says Jeffrey Sandusky was arraigned Monday and bail was set at $200,000. He's being held at the Centre County Correctional Facility.

Jeffrey Sandusky's lawyer didn't immediately return a phone message. The district attorney's office says it is about to release a statement.

WTAJ-TV says state police accuse him of sending inappropriate texts to a victim and asking for naked photos.

The suspect's father Jerry Sandusky is serving a lengthy prison sentence for sexual abuse of 10 boys.