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Subject: Sexual Abuse of a MinorDate: 05-17-2011
From: Cindee Brown-MillsCase or Incident: #110513-006
Summary:This morning at approximately 8:30am, 39 year old Juneau resident Joseph R. Nell was arrested for 4 counts of Sexual Abuse of a Minor in the 1st degree which are unclassified felonies. He was lodged at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center. Bail is set at $250,000.

The investigation is ongoing.
All factual allegations contained in this release are based upon preliminary investigation and are subject to change or clarification as the investigation continues.    Any charges reported in this release are merely accusations and all persons named in this release are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.*** END OF STATEMENT ***