Son of Jerry Sandusky arrested for child sexual abuse

HARRIS TOWNSHIP, PA – The son of Jerry Sandusky was arrested by Pennsylvania State Police on Monday on charges of child sexual abuse.jeffrey-sandusky

Jeffrey Sandusky, 41, faces 14 charges, including child sexual abuse, statutory sexual assault and child porn, reports CBS Philadelphia.

His father, a former Penn State football coach, is in prison after he was convicted for sexually abusing 10 boys.

The younger Sandusky is being held on $200,000 bail and is expected in court on Feb. 22.

MAN INDICTED IN DEATH OF FORMER NFL STAR JOE MCKNIGHT

JEFFERSON PARISH, LA – The man investigators said killed former NFL player Joe McKnight has been indicted on second-degree murder.

The Jefferson Parish District Attorney’s Office announced the indictment against 55-year-old Ronald Gasser on Thursday.

Authorities said McKnight, a former New York Jets running back, was killed on Dec. 1 after a road-rage incident with Gasser.

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Ronald Gasser (Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office

Investigators said McKnight’s car may have cut off Gasser’s car on the highway. Gasser started chasing McKnight’s car. At some point, authorities believe McKnight got out of his car and approached Gasser. That’s when they say Gasser shot and killed McKnight.

Authorities originally arrested Gasser for manslaughter, and continued to gather evidence.

As a result of the upgraded charges, his bail has been increased to $750,000.