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75 Year-Old Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Boys

dennis-kirt Dennis E Kirt, 75 of Racine has been charged with felony 2nd Degree Sexual Assault of Child, felony Repeated Sexual Assault of Same Child (At Least 3 Violations of 1st or 2nd Degree Sexual Assault) and four counts of Child Enticement-Sexual Contact. He was given a $50,000 cash bond after making his initial appearance in Racine Circuit Courts.

The criminal complaint states  the defendant is accused of sexually assaulting multiple juveniles between 2010 and 2013. According to Racine Police Investigators they began an investigation on November 14, 2016 regarding the sexual assault of one child. The victim stated he was assaulted multiple times by the defendant who he knew as a neighbor, when he was asked to help him move furniture and other items around the defendants house in May or June of 2013. The victim at the time of the assault was 13 years old. The victim told investigators that he was embarassed about what happened and that prevented him from telling someone sooner. The defendant continued to try to contact the victim after the victim moved by sending him graphic text messages and pictures which the victim would not reply to

Investigators re-evaluated a complaint that occurred involving the sexual assault of another young male in December 2015. The victim stated that he was sexually assaulted over a period of time in starting in 2010 at which the victim was 14. The victim believes he was sexually assaulted at least 5 times over the course of at least 2 years. The complaint states that the defendant would invite the victim and his friends to come over, hang out and drink beer. Investigators interviewed the friends/witnesses who was 12-13  years of age during that time, told authorities that the defendant would invite them over let them smoke cigarettes, drink beer and watch pornographic movies and make inappropriate comments to them. The witnesses stated that this happened multiple times