Boy Scout leader accused of sexually abusing a minor

The Ulster Sheriff's Office tells News12 that Douglas Whitaker, 68, was caught carrying on an inappropriate relationship with a child under the age of 17 since last spring.

News 12 Staff

Oct 27, 2021, 4:41 PM

Updated 933 days ago

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A Boy Scout leader from Ulster County has been arrested and charged with sexually abusing a minor.
The Ulster Sheriff's Office tells News12 that Douglas Whitaker, 68, was caught carrying on an inappropriate relationship with a child under the age of 17 since last spring.
They say he met the child on an online dating app.
Whitaker faces several charges, and has also been ordered to stay away from the victim.


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