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The Suburbanite
  • Springfield man charged with sexually abusing child

  • Police arrested a 60-year-old Township man they believe sexually abused a child “on numerous occasions” dating back to 2003.

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  • Police arrested a 60-year-old Township man they believe sexually abused a child “on numerous occasions” dating back to 2003.
    Bearl “Dennis” Penix was charged recently with felony gross sexual imposition and importuning as well as intimidating a witness in the case. He was booked in the Summit County Jail; His bond was set at $500,000.
    Detectives believe that there may be additional victims of Penix’s who have not come forward. Those victims are encouraged to contact Springfield detectives at 330-784-1609.