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Boy, 7, molested after parents leave him in the care of sex offender

By Mason White 5:02 PM March 5, 2014
John Frederic Sabbaghrabaiotti 

By: Sanvi Rizvi
A man was arrested after he agreed to care for a 7-year-old boy and molested him while doing so.

John Frederic Sabbaghrabaiotti, 45, of North Carolina,
has been charged with sexually assaulting a 7 year old left in his care, according to court documents.

Sabbaghrabaiotti is already a registered sex offender for molesting a child in the past. He was charged with sexual offense against a child, taking indecent liberties with a child and sex offender-employment violation, according to the arrest warrant.

Sabbaghrabaiotti offered to care for the child despite being a registered sex offender. The law prohibits any registered sex offender to work in any place where a minor is present.

They cannot do activities and have any responsibilities that include minors. The ban also covers self-employment and applies even if they person does not get paid.

For his previous sex crime, Sabbaghrabaiotti was convicted of two counts of taking indecent liberties with a child, according to state corrections records. He served four years and eight months in prison and was released in July 2011.

Sabbaghrabaiotti was taken to the Forsyth County Jail. His with bail was set at $800,000.