Harrisburg man charged for having inappropriate contact with a minor

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A Harrisburg man was arrested and charged after police say he had indecent contact with a female juvenile.

On Wednesday, Upper Allen Township police charged Christopher Blackwell, 33,  with corruption of minors, indecent assault, unlawful contact with a minor and harassment.

Police said they received reports back in May that Blackwell had inappropriate contact with the girl on several occasions during the first few months of this year.

Blackwell turned himself in to police in  June 14. Police say he was released on bail.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for August.

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