Lyons man charged with sexually abusing teen

A Lyons man has been arrested on sex abuse charges following a lengthy investigation.

It started with a tip that was received by Newark Police in early-January. It asserted that a teen had been sexually abused by Clifford Hunt, 65, of Lyons.

He was eventually arrested in late-February, being charged with third-degree sex abuse and endangering the welfare of a child.

Hunt was arraigned and released with a court order of protection. He will next appear in court on March 11th.

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