Jerry Sandusky Scandal

Breakdown of new details in Sandusky abuse allegations

Editor’s note:The following contains graphic material. Reader discretion is advised.

Here’s a look at the information prosecutors changed in their amendment to the case’s bill of particulars, filed Friday (the changes are listed by the numeric order the prosecution has assigned to victims):

ALLEGED VICTIM 1: Now specifies abuse allegedly took place more than 25 times between June 2005 and September 2008, with oral sex occurring between June 2007 and September 2008.

•Specifies Sandusky’s home, the Hilton Garden Inn on East College Avenue in College Township and the Central Mountain Middle School in Mill Hall as locations of alleged abuse.



ALLEGED VICTIM 2: Changes the date of alleged abuse from March 1, 2002, to Feb. 9, 2001. This change had been made by prosecutors earlier this month.

ALLEGED VICTIM 3: Amends dates of alleged abuse from “summer of 2000 (through) late 2002” to “between July 1999 and December 2001.”

•Changes boy’s age at the time of the alleged abuse from “13 through 15” to “12 through 14” years old. Removes the word “showers” from location of abuse in Lasch Building on Penn State’s campus.



ALLEGED VICTIM 4: Specifies alleged abuse occurred between October 1996 and December 2000

•Adds the specific charge that Sandusky compelled the victim to “perform oral sex upon him at (d)efendant’s home, in the East Area Locker Building and Lasch Building.”



•Alleges Sandusky abused Victim 4 more than 50 times, which included anal, oral and digital penetration of the victim.



•Removes references to sexual acts taking place in Florida, Texas and the Toftrees Resort in Patton Township, replacing them with the more generic “elsewhere.”



ALLEGED VICTIM 5: States victim’s date of birth is Aug. 8, 1988.

•Specifies the victim was 12 or 13 when the alleged incidents occurred.



•Narrows down the period of the alleged abuse to August 2001, from the previously stated range of between “fall of 1996 and 2002.”



•Changes the location of abuse from East Area Locker Rooms to the Lasch Building.



ALLEGED VICTIM 6: No changes.

ALLEGED VICTIM 7: Changes dates of alleged abuse from “between approximately 1996 and 1999” to “between September 1995 and December 1996.”

•Changes age of child from “11 to 14” to “9 to 11” years old.



•Adds specific charge that Sandusky allegedly attempted or caused indecent contact with the victim.



ALLEGED VICTIM 8: Specifies the date of the alleged offenses to between Nov. 20-27, 2000, from the previously stated “Thursday or Friday evening in November of 2000.”

ALLEGED VICTIM 9: Specifies the dates of alleged abuse to be between July 2005 and December 2008, from the original “summer 2005 to 2009.”

•Adds the specific charges that Sandusky allegedly engaged in oral and anal sex and indecent contact “on numerous occasions.”



•Removes the detail that the alleged abuse occurred in the pool and fitness center of the Hilton Garden Inn on East College Avenue, simplifying it to just the hotel, Sandusky’s home and “elsewhere.”



•Modifies the boy’s age from “13 to 15/16” to “12 to 15.”



ALLEGED VICTIM 10: Specifies the alleged abuse took place between September 1997 and July 1999.

•Adds specific allegations of oral sex and indecent conduct between Sandusky and the boy.



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