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Former Police Officer Indicted for Sexual Assault


A former Moundsville Police Officer has been indicted by the Marshall County grand jury after allegedly having an inappropriate relationship with an underage girl.

Benjamin Davis, a former three year veteran of the Moundsville Police Department, was indicted on three counts of sexual assault and three counts of distributing obscene material to a minor.

Related Link: Moundsville Police Officer Resigns Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

Davis had allegedly met the girl online and was turned in by the mother of one of the girl’s friends.

He resigned in February after three years on the force.

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