Elderly man charged with indecent liberties with a child
An 82-year-old man is facing multiple sex offense charges for allegedly abusing three young children.
According to the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office, deputies on Feb. 10 received a report regarding the alleged sexual abuse of three different children all under the age of 13 by the same perpetrator. Following an investigation, detectives allege John Emil Deremer, 82, of 210 Waywood Drive in Lexington, committed the sexual abuses, which began around April 8, 2004, and lasted until Dec. 31, 2013.
Detectives on March 31 arrested and charged Deremer with four counts of first degree sexual offense with a child and three counts of indecent liberties with a child. Her was issued a $100,000 secured bond and is scheduled to appear in Lexington District Court on April 22.