Sep 24, 2016 12:16 PM
Henniker man pleads not guilty to numerous sexual assault related charges
HENNIKER — Police have charged a Henniker man with five counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault, five counts of felonious sexual assault, two counts of indecent exposure, and attempted felonious sexual assault.
Roger Ward, 52, was arraigned on Sept. 8 when he pled not guilty to the charges, and is being held on $260,000 cash bail.
The investigation began on August 15 after police got reports of assault, and interviewed two girls at the Merrimack County Advocacy Center.
A probable cause hearing was scheduled on Sept. 20.