Adams County man charged with child rape

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — An Adams County man is accused of sexually assaulting two children over four years.

James H. Caviness, 38, is in the Adams County Prison after state police searched his home at 2265 Waynesboro Pike in Hamiltonban Township.

Police said the victims are a 13-year-old girl and a 17-year-old boy. Caviness was a family friend.

The abuse allegedly happened between 2014 and February 2018.

Caviness is charged with felony counts of rape of a child, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with a child, aggravated indecent assault, statutory sexual assault, corruption of minors, unlawful contact with a minor, sex abuse of children, and related misdemeanors.

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