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Tooele Man Charged with Abusing Foster Daughter

Tooele Man Charged with Abusing Foster Daughter



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(KSL News) A Tooele man has pleaded guilty to abusing his 14-year-old foster daughter.

Jeffrey Allen Lake pleaded guilty to one count of forcible sexual abuse.

Tooele Man Charged with Abusing Foster Daughter

Beth Lake, the victim's foster mother, is also charged with taking sexually explicit photos of the teen.

Police started investigating after the girl told a friend she'd been abused.

Police say the Lakes were trying to adopt the teen because they wanted the money she would earn from babysitting.

The couple are now in jail.

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