Merrimack man arrested in sexual assaults of juvenile
MERRIMACK — A local man has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a juvenile over several years.
Police have charged David S. Morse, 72, of 18 Highland Green, with three counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault and two counts of felonious sexual assault.
Local authorities began investigating Morse after receiving a report that he allegedly had sexual contact with a juvenile under the age of 13.
“The assaults took place over a period of several years, and police are still investigating Morse. Additional charges may be forthcoming,” police said in a statement released Tuesday.
Morse was being held on $100,000 cash bail pending an arraignment Tuesday at the 9th Circuit Court, Merrimack District Division.