SHAMOKIN — A 31-year-old Shamokin man, who was wanted for statutory sexual assault and related offenses for allegedly engaging in sexual intercourse with a teen over a three-year period, turned himself over to authorities Friday morning at the office of Magisterial District Judge John Gembic III.

David J. Sperle, of 600 E. Commerce St., who was wanted on an arrest warrant since May 5, was arraigned at 11 a.m. by Gembic on felonies of statutory sexual assault, sexual assault, aggravated indecent assault, indecent assault (two counts), corruption of minors and unlawful contact with a minor.

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