Ex-Coach Jerry Sandusky Jailed on New Sexual Abuse Charges

Ex-Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was jailed Wednesday after new child sex abuse charges were filed against him based on the claims of new two accusers, including one who says he screamed in vain for help while Sandusky attacked him in a basement bedroom.

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was arrested and arraigned Wednesday on new child sex abuse charges involving two additional people who came forward after initial charges were announced last month, prosecutors said.

Jerry Sandusky, the former Penn State assistant football coach charged last month with 40 counts of sexually abusing eight boys, was arrested Wednesday on new sexual abuse charges involving two additional accusers. The two testified before a grand jury that they were molested or raped by Sandusky over a period of years, the authorities said.