Waverly man pleads guilty to statutory sexual assault

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BRADFORD COUNTY, Pa. (WETM) – A Waverly man has pled guilty to multiple counts of statutory sexual assault.

Jesse Blake, 24 entered a guilty plea for Aggravated Assault, a felony of the first degree, two counts of Statutory Sexual Assault, both felonies of the second degree, and Corruption of Minors, a felony of the third degree.

Blake will be sentenced on a later date, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department.

Officer Tyler Young of the Athens Township Police Department arrested Blake for the offenses on March 26, 2019, and Trooper Michael Tracy of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Blake following investigation of incidents that occurred in West Burlington Township on January 6, 2019.

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