The Milford Police Department Criminal Division arrested a 24-year-old Harrington man Nov. 20 and charged him with repeatedly raping two children over a 19-month period several years a


The Milford Police Department Criminal Division arrested a 24-year-old Harrington man Nov. 20 and charged him with repeatedly raping two children over a 19-month period several years ago.

Police say Daryl B. Baldwin Jr. engaged in sexual acts from August of 2003 to May of 2005 with two separate victims, a 10 year old and a 7 year old. Baldwin reportedly had been living with the victims at residences in Milford when the incidents occurred.

Baldwin stands charged with 78 counts of first-degree rape; six counts of unlawful sexual contact; two counts of continuous sexual abuse of a child; 11 counts of endangering the welfare of a child; and three counts of indecent exposure.

At the time of Baldwin’s arrest, he also was allegedly in possession of marijuana.

He was committed to Sussex Correctional Institution in default of a $1,595,000 secured bond.