Portage County man arrested, accused of sexually assaulting two teenage girls

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Jeffery Teaford (Photo Credit: Portage County Sheriff's Office)

FREEDOM TWP., Portage Co. — A Portage County man faces charges after being accused of sexually assaulting two teenage girls over a period of several years.

According to the Portage County Sheriff’s Office, Jeffery S. Teaford, 60, of Freedom Township, initially faces two charges of rape in the case.

Teaford is accused of sexually assaulting the two 14-year-old females over a period of several years. He was taken into custody on Oct. 5. He was arraigned Oct. 6 and was issued a $1 million bond.

He is currently in Portage County Jail.