Des Moines Man Charged With Sexually Abusing Two Children
DES MOINES, Iowa — A Des Moines man faces multiple charges after police say he sexually abused two children.
Jack Franklin, 66, faces two counts of second-degree sexual abuse and two counts of third-degree sexual abuse.
Court documents say the victims were under the age of 12 at the time.
Documents say the abuse against the victims went on for almost a decade from August of 2009 to earlier this year. Documents also indicate the victims were closely related to Franklin.
He is being held in the Polk County Jail on a $300,000 bond.