NH man accused of photographing, having intercourse with juvenile


HENNIKER, NH (FOX 25 / MyFoxBoston.com) A 48-year-old New Hampshire man is facing sexual assault and possession of child pornography charges following more than a year-long investigation into his alleged crimes.

James Houghton was arrested by Henniker Police on Friday amid accusations that he had intercourse with a female under the age of 18. Houghton is also accused of taking pictures with the girl.

Houghton is facing charges that include six counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault and six counts of possession of child pornography.

Henniker Police began investigating Houghton in August 2011. He is being held on $60,000 cash bail until an Oct. 16 court date.