66-year-old man arrested for sex with 15-year-old

Investigation was prompted by the alleged victim's parents.

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WAVERLY, Iowa – Waverly police arrested a 66-year-old Grundy County man Friday for allegedly having sex with a 15-year-old, whose gender police are withholding.

Dennis Lee Brown, of rural Eldora, faces one count of third-degree sexual abuse.  Waverly Police said Brown had sex with the alleged victim sometime in May.

Police arrested Brown at his home, 23480 E Ave., where he confessed to traveling to Waverly and having sex with the alleged victim, according to the criminal complaint filed in the case. The complaint states that Brown met the alleged victim over the Internet.

Police say that the investigation against Brown was prompted by report from the alleged victim’s parents.

Brown is being held at the Bremer County Jail on a $50,000 bond.

Third-degree sexual abuse is punishable with up to 10 years in prison and a fine of at least $1,000.

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