Hazleton Man Arrested for Sexual Abuse

A Hazleton man has been arrested on a sexual abuse charge.

58-year old Michael Raye Johnson was taken into custody last Tuesday night, January 2nd, in the 300 block of West Hayes Street in Hazleton. The Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office says Johnson’s arrest follows an investigation into an alleged sexual abuse incident involving a child.

Johnson faces a felony charge of Second Degree Sexual Abuse. No other details have been released.