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Sayre Man Facing 300 Rape-Related Charges

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A Sayre man is facing 300 rape-related charges.

According to Sayre police, 32-year-old, Tyler P. Shelton has been charged with 100 counts of felony rape of a child, 100 counts of felony involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with a child, and 100 counts of felony aggravated indecent assault of a child.

The charges were filed on Aug. 24.

Police say the victim told an adult about the abuse, saying it happened “almost daily” during the summer and “sometimes three times a week during the school year.”

Shelton was arraigned on Oct. 1 and remains in the Bradford County Jail on $100,000 bail.

He will reappear in court later this month.

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