Man, 66, accused of sex with 7-year-old girl (U.S)

Posted on July 19, 2012


Peoria police have accused a 66-year-old Peoria man of having sex with an underage girl.

According to police documents, Terryl G. Peters is accused of having sex with the girl three times at his house in 2009 and 2010 when she was 7.

“After each incident he would tell the victim not to tell anyone of their activities,” a probable cause statement from the police said.

The victim accused Peters of a fourth incident in which he reached up her shirt, authorities said.

Peters was arrested June 23 by Coconino County Sheriff’s Office deputies on State Route 87 near Happy Jack. He was transported to Peoria where he declined to answer questions, police said.
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