Two new charges have been filed against a former Manhattan-Ogden paraeducator charged with numerous counts of child sex crimes.
An amended court complaint filed online Monday show 33-year-old Aaron Zachry is charged with two new counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child stemming from two separate occasions in 2019. The new charges bring Zachry’s total count up to 37. Overall, he now faces eight counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child and 29 counts of sexual exploitation of a child. Those other crimes are alleged to have occurred in 2020 and 2021.
Zachry was arrested in June 2021 after officers found nude images of children on his phone. Zachry worked at Northview Elementary from 2018 up until his arrest.
Zachry was in Riley County District Court Monday for a status hearing. He’s scheduled to be arraigned on Oct. 31.