February 19, 2005

Northfield sex offender on the run


Staff Writer

NORTHFIELD -- A man who church officials say betrayed the trust of the congregation of the Trinity Episcopal Church is being sought by authorities.

Scott E. Nash, 46, is wanted by Northfield police for three counts of sexual assault and by Tilton police for theft by unauthorized taking.

Northfield Police Chief Scott Hilliard said there three outstanding warrants for Nash who used to live at 20 Summer St. Two are for aggravated felonious sexual assault and one is for felonious sexual assault.

He is accused of sexually molesting young girls who are members of the congregation. The girls ages were not disclosed.

Tilton police have issued a warrant for Nash charging him with a felony count of theft of unauthorized. He is accused of stealing more than $5,000 from the church, Tilton police said

Posted by kshaw at February 19, 2005 09:51 AM