Kentucky Man Arrested for Allegedly Sexually Abusing Minors

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Kentucky State Police arrest a man they say has been sexually abusing minors for several years.

Troopers arrested Leroy Merkle, 74, of Hawesville this week.

Investigators say he’s accused of sexually abusing five juvenile victims between 2009 and 2015.
Merkle is being held in the Breckinridge County Detention Center without bond. 

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