Authorities say a 50-year-old Boy Scout leader in Pennsylvania is charged with sexually assaulting three scouts over a number of years.
Stephen Piller, of Catasauqua, was arraigned Thursday on five counts of indecent assault and other charges. Lehighvalleylive.com reports (http://bit.ly/2vaFVzn ) Piller voluntarily surrendered and was accompanied by his attorney.
According to Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin, the assaults happened at Piller's home and at Camp Trexler, a Boy Scout facility in Monroe County.
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Piller's attorney says they have been cooperating with authorities since they were first contacted. He declined to comment on the charges.
Authorities say Piller was a scoutmaster affiliated with the Minsi Trails Council of the Boy Scouts of America. The council says it is cooperating fully with law enforcement and Piller has been removed.