A tragic story. These two young girls can't be the only ones. To threaten a child with murdering her siblings, if they tell......

And five years for impregnating a young teen. Jeesh!! He thought he was getting away with the earlier rapes of the younger child. What a brave girl to step forward.


Ex-Foster Father Faces Molestation, Intimidation Charges

NEW CASTLE, Ind. -- A former foster father who was convicted of sexual misconduct with a minor after impregnating a 15-year-old foster child faces two additional charges connected to a separate case involving a then-8-year-old girl. Darrin Reid, 42, of Indianapolis, was charged last week with child molestation and intimidation, both felonies, stemming from a 2005 case. The girl, who is now 13, told authorities earlier this year that Reid molested her numerous times while she and two younger siblings lived at his home in New Castle...."


"....the girl told them that Reid fondled her and told her that if she told anyone, he would kill her brother and sister. The girl told police that she was molested every day that she was in the home, over the course of six weeks...."

Reid was convicted in 2007 of sexual misconduct in the case involving the 15-year-old girl in 2006. He was placed on probation for five years in that case. Reid had been a licensed foster parent from June 2004 to October 2006...."

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An article about the earlier case:


Foster Father Accused Of Impregnating 15-Year-Old Girl
Oct. 19, 2006

"A foster father faces two counts of sexual misconduct with a minor after he impregnated a 15-year-old girl who had been placed in his home, officials said. Darrin Reid, 37, is accused of having sex with the foster child nine times..."


"....Reid told the girl to tell anyone who asked about the pregnancy to tell them that a man had raped her at a nearby bowling alley. Police said there was no truth to that story and that Reid later admitted to his wife that he had impregnated the girl...."


"...Court records indicated that both of the girl's parents are in prison. In 2001, she was placed with a relative whom authorities later said had sexually abused another member of his family. Since then, the girl has lived in five foster homes, including Reid's, and a youth center...."

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