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Lower Paxton Township Police Department
Friday May 13th, 2011 :: 03:28 p.m. EDT


Arrest of Edward Maurer of Lower Paxton for rape of a child and other sex offenses. Photo attached.

DATE: Friday, May 13, 2011

Yesterday, Lower Paxton Twp. Police arrested a Township man at his home on a warrant charging him with a number of sex offenses. Edward Evans Maurer, 37 years of age of the 4000 block of Sunnycrest Dr., is charged with Rape of a Child, Statutory Sexual Assault, four counts of Involuntary Deviate Sexual Intercourse with a Child, two counts of Aggravated Indecent Assault, Aggravated Indecent Assault of a Child, Indecent Assault, Indecent Exposure, Obscene and Other Sexual Materials and Performances, Corruption of Minors, and two counts of Unlawful Contact with a Minor. Police began investigating this incident in concert with another complaint by another victim in 2009. Maurer was arrested in September of 2009 on charges for the other victim and is currently pending trial in that matter. These charges are for incidents that occurred during the same time frame as the conduct for which he was arrested in 2009.

Maurer was arraigned yesterday by Magisterial District Judge Joseph Lindsey and jailed in lieu of $200,000 bail.

Lower Paxton Township Police Department
425 Prince St
Harrisburg, PA 17109

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 717-657-5656

Criminal Investigation Unit

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