Jefferson County man arrested for sexual contact with 8 year-old boy

Murray Majo

A Jefferson County man is under arrest after state police say he engaged in sexual contact with an 8 year-old boy.

State police arrested 73 year-old Murray Majo on March 14 in connection to a child sex abuse investigation. Jefferson County Child Protective Services was first notified about a possible child sex abuse case on March 11.

Police say the sexual abuse was taking place at Majoâ??s residence in the town of Theresa. Majo is charged with sexual abuse and was arraigned in the Town of Theresa Court on $1,000 bail.

Majo paid the bail and has been released pending Grand Jury action. Police have completed a stay away order of protection to keep Majo away from the 8 year-old boy.