Boy Scouts of America

Second Lawsuit Filed In Boy Scout Sex Assault Case

Second Lawsuit Filed In Boy Scout Sex Assault Case

A second lawsuit has been filed against a former Boy Scout troop leader, alleging that he sexually assaulted a 9-year-old boy in a house in Ledyard owned by the organization in the 1990s.

The lawsuit alleges that Joseph Dabrow sexually assaulted a boy referred to as "James Doe" numerous times over three years at Dabrow's Ledyard home, which doubled as the meeting place for Troop #42. The assaults took place in the mid-1990s, when James Doe was 9-12 years old.

Dabrow had been convicted of child pornography and sexually assaulting a minor in the 1990s.

The new lawsuit alleges that, on several occasions while Dabrow and James Doe were alone at 56 Highland Drive,...

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