Norridgewock Sex Offender Accused of Abusing Boy 


A registered sex offender in Norridgewock is accused of sexually assaulting a now 10-year-old boy, for the last several years.

66-year-old Joseph Handley is charged with unlawful sexual contact and unlawful sexual touching.

Sheriff’s deputies got a complaint in December that Handley had abused the boy.

Investigators say they discovered the abuse had been going on for years at Handley’s home.

Handley was charged Thursday with the crimes and is due in court next week.

He was previously convicted of sexual abuse of a minor.

Handley, Joseph 2-28-14