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Sebeka man charged with orchestrating years of sexual abuse

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A man from Sebeka and Verndale faces six serious felony charges for allegedly carrying out years of sexual abuse on two children.

Joseph Clinton Cannon, 43, was charged Oct. 25 with six counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, each with a maximum sentence of 30 years in prison and/or a $40,000 fine.


Investigators allege the abuse took place between June 8, 1998 and June 30, 2011 and involved two children, one born in 1994 and one born in 1993.

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