New Sandusky accuser related to former coach

A source with CBS News says allegations have surfaced from a relative of former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky that implicates him in further sexual misconduct. Sandusky was arrested and charged with sexually abusing eight boys over 15 years.
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A source with CBS News says allegations have surfaced from a relative of former Penn State coach Jerry Sandusky that implicates him in further sexual misconduct. Sandusky was arrested and charged with sexually abusing eight boys over 15 years.

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