Chicora Man Charged With Rape, Incest; Police Say Abuse Continued For 20 Years

October 21, 2013
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A Butler County man has been charged with 71 counts for allegedly sexually abusing a female relative for nearly 21 years.

State Police investigators claim 55 year-old Clifford Raynovich, from Chicora, fathered four children by the victim.

Raynovich is charged with counts ranging from rape and statutory rape to aggravated indecent assault and incest.  Police say the assaults began in late 1992 when the victim was 13.

Raynovich was lodged in the Butler County Jail with his bail set at a half-million dollars.

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