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A Greene County man has been charged with sexually abusing three little girls over a period of several years.

Greene County prosecutors charged Leonard Cannafax, 55, of Strafford with two counts of statutory rape and four counts of statutory sodomy.

The Greene County Sheriff’s Department began its investigation into Cannafax four months ago. Prosecutors allege that Cannafax raped and sodomised the three girls, who are related, over an eight year period in various locations within Greene County.

The investigation is ongoing and a news release says that additional charges are pending

Cannafax is being held in the Greene County jail on Thursday in lieu of a $275,000 bond.