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UXBRIDGE, Mass. — A Level 3 sex offender and $10 million lottery winner living in Uxbridge was arrested on new charges Friday, according to a press release from the Uxbridge Police Department.
News partner The Milford Daily News reports that Daniel T. Snay, 62, of 558 Elmwood Ave., was arrested Friday and charged with indecent assault and battery on a child under the age of 14 – a subsequent offense, reckless endangerment of a child, enticement of a child and dissemination of pornography to a minor, police said.
In court Monday, Snay was ordered held on $5 million bail.
According to a press release from Uxbridge Police Chief Leffrey Lourie, the new crimes Snay is accused of took place during a four-year period. Uxbridge police are working with police in Connecticut and Rhode Island as some of the alleged offenses happened in those states, police said.
Snay is listed by the Sex Offender Registry Board as a Level 3 sex offender, with convictions for indecent assault and battery on a child under 14 in 1974 and 1976.
In 2008, Snay won $10 million on a scratch ticket from the Massachusetts State Lottery. Police said in the release Sunday that his winnings were used to carry out the crimes leading to his arrest this week.
Department spokeswoman Melanie Blodgett-O’Toole said on Sunday that no additional information would be released until Monday, when Snay is scheduled to be arraigned in Uxbridge District Court.
Police are asking anyone who knows of any illegal activity involving Snay to contact the department’s sexual assault unit at 508-278-7755.
Police said the two knew each other
NASHUA, N.H. — A Nashua man has been accused of sexually assaulting an underage female.
Police said the girl reported the alleged assault more than two weeks ago, and that the two knew each other.
According to authorities, Joshua Hansen, 38, faces two sexual assault charges.
Nicholas Jenny charged with lewd act
WALTHAM, Mass. —A Level 3 sex offender was arrested at the Waltham Public Library Monday after he was found performing a lewd act, our news partners at Wicked Local/Waltham reported.
Police said they received a report that Jenny was hanging around at the library, at 735 Main St., and officers were sent to keep an eye on him. Police said that while Jenny was in the library he began to masturbate near two women, who didn’t see him, but employees informed the police and he was immediately arrested.
Jenny, who previously registered as a Level 3 sex offender, is considered a high-risk individual by the state and must inform police whenever he changes addresses.
Police said they heard Jenny was no longer living at his Waltham address at 2 Wellington St., as listed on the state Sex Offender Registry Board website, and did not notify police.
Jenny was placed on the sex offender’s list after being convicted in Florida on one count of indecent assault and battery of a child under the age of 14.
State police say arrests all in last 36 hours
Updated: 3:57 PM November 19, 2013
Five of the state’s 10 most wanted sex offenders have been arrested in the past 36 hours, according to state police.
Lennell York, 42, was arrested on Tuesday after a tip he was at a home in Fitchburg.
York was wanted in Fitchburg District Court for failure to register as a sex offender. York was convicted in 1999 of indecent assault and battery on a child under 14 and in 1993 of indecent assault and battery on a person over 14 and procuring alcohol for a minor in Templeton.
Roberto Jimenez was arrested Tuesday in Holyoke after attempting to hide in a closet. Jimenez had two outstanding warrants for indecent assault and battery on a child under 14 and for failure to register as a sex offender.
In 2006, Jimenez was convicted of two counts of rape of a child under 16 years of age and one count of indecent assault and battery on a child under 14 years of age for a Springfield sexual assault. The victim in that case was a 12-year-old boy who met Jimenez in an online chat room. Jimenez convinced the boy to meet him under the guise of playing video games and then sexually assaulted him.
Alan J. Howard, 41, was arrested walking down the street in East Boston on Tuesday. He had two outstanding warrants from East Boston District Court for failure to register as a sex offender and a additional charge of threatening to commit a crime. In 1995, Howard was convicted in Charlestown District Court of indecent assault and battery on a child who was 4 years old at the time.
On Monday, Placido Valdez Jr., 34, was arrested in Beverly. He had two outstanding warrants out of Lynn District Court for failure to register as a Level 2 or 3 sex offender and failure to provide sex offender information. In 2000, Valdez was convicted of rape of a child and indecent assault and battery on a child under 14.
Victor Quinones, 48, was arrested in Taunton on Monday after trying to hide under the porch of a house.
Quinones had two outstanding warrants for failure to register as a Level 2 or 3 sex offender out of Boston Municipal District Court and Fall River District Court. Quinones is wanted in Rhode Island for failure to register as well. He will be charged in Massachusetts with being a fugitive from justice before being taken to Rhode Island to face charges.
In 1998 Quinones brutally attacked a woman who was holding her young child with a knife. Threatening to kill the woman, Quinones violently slashed at both victims with such force that the knife broke during the altercation. Both the woman and child suffered injuries during the attack. Quinones was convicted of assault to kill and two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. In 2004, Quinones was convicted of assault with intent to rape in the state of Rhode Island.