The Latest: New Charges filed in foster care sex abuse case
RIVERHEAD, N.Y. – The Latest on an investigation into New York’s foster care system following the arrest of a Ridge, Long Island man on child sex abuse charges (all times local):
Prosecutors have filed new charges in the case of a suburban New York man accused of sexually abusing foster children.
An indictment unsealed Thursday alleges another child was victimized by Cesar Gonzales-Mugaburu (Gon-ZAH’leyz Moo-gah-BOO’-roo). It also alleges new crimes committed against two children named in a prior indictment.
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