Harrisburg police have arrested a man for allegedly forcing a minor to engage in sexual acts for a period of eight years.
John Reid, 56, of Harrisburg, is facing multiple charges including rape of a child, aggravated indecent assault and corruption of minors, according to a criminal complaint. Reid is the estranged husband of Harrisburg City Councilwoman Sandra Reid.
According to the complaint, John Reid began assaulting the 8-year-old victim in 2003. The assaults allegedly continued until 2011, when the victim was 16 years old.
The alleged victim is only being identified as a child that Reid knew.
Reid was arrested on April 8. He remains in Dauphin County Prison on $500,000 bail.