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Altoona man confesses to molesting 3 children

Altoona, Blair County, Pa. - An Altoona man is facing several charges after confessing to molesting three children. 

Not only did 34 year-old Michael Hampton confess to molesting those three children, but he also confessed to raping at least one of them.

According to the criminal complaint, Hampton told a witness that he was molesting two boys and wanted to rape a two-year-old girl back in 2015. 

Forensic interviews with the children were conducted but no evidence was gathered then. 

In August of this  year  one of the victims told their mother about the abuse and the case was reopened.

Police say the interview revealed that the child was forced to perform oral sex on Hampon. Then, Hampton sodomized the child. 

Again, Hampton has confessed to these acts. 

He's facing several charges including child rape, statutory sexual assault and involuntary deviate sexual intercourse. 
 


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