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John Villers-Farrow pleads guilty to sex abuse

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An Edgewater businessman and brother of actress Mia Farrow pleaded guilty Friday to sexually abusing two neighborhood boys, The Capital Gazette reports. 

Last August, Villers-Farrow was accused by two men of sexually abusing them as children. The two detailed the alleged sex abuse from 2000 to 2008 when they were ages 9 and 16.

John Charles Villers-Farrow, 66, entered an Alford plea, halting the second day of his trial. 

After a judge revoked his bond, Villers-Farrow was ordered behind bars until sentencing in late September.

Villers-Farrow was arrested in mid-November and charged with several offenses including second-degree assault, second-degree child abuse, and third-degree sex offense. 

Last August, Villers-Farrow was accused by two men of sexually abusing them as children. The two detailed the alleged sex abuse from 2000 to 2008 when they were ages 9 and 16. 

The victims allege the abuse started when Villers-Farrow showed them pornographic movies and encouraged them to engage in sexual acts with him and each other. 

READ MORE: capitalgazette.com


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