HAZLETON --- Buchanan County sheriff’s deputies have arrested a Hazleton man on sex abuse charges.
Michael Raye Johnson, 58, was arrested Jan. 2 at his home on a charge of second-degree sexual abuse. He remained in the Buchanan County Jail as of Wednesday.
Authorities allege Johnson had sexual contact with a child under the age of 12 in November 2017.
Second-degree sexual abuse is a Class B felony punishable by up to 25 years in prison upon conviction.