Police: Coach from Prince George's County sexually abused teen in Anne Arundel, Howard counties

- A volleyball coach from Prince George’s County is accused of sexually abusing a teenager in Anne Arundel and Howard counties, according to officials.

The Howard County Police Department said 46-year-old Marc Moore Jr., of Upper Marlboro, sexually abused a teenage girl at the Maryland Junior Sports Center in Jessup.

The 16-year-old girl reported that Moore, who was a volleyball coach at the center, began sexually abusing her when she was 15, according to authorities.

The police department said Moore is accused of inappropriately touching the girl in a private room. The teen also told investigators that Moore made her take nude photos for him.

According to detectives, the teen said similar acts took place at a home in Anne Arundel County. Police in Anne Arundel County arrested Moore on multiple counts of sex abuse of a minor, solicitation of a minor, fourth-degree sex offenses, and distribution and possession of child pornography.

Police in Howard County arrested Moore on similar charges, including sex abuse of a minor, and child pornography. 

Authorities took Moore into custody Tuesday morning and he was being held without bail in Howard County.

Investigators said they worry there may be more victims out there and urged anyone who believes they were victimized by Moore to contact the Howard County Police Department at (410) 313-7867.

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