SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- A Springfield Township man was arrested for sexually abusing a child over several years, police said.

Bearl "Dennis" Penix, 60, allegedly had repeated sexual contact with a child under the age of 12 since at least 2003.

Investigators say there are probably more victims that have not come forward.

Penix is charged with gross sexual imposition and witness intimidation.

Penix is being held in Summit County Jail.

Anyone with information about additional possible victims are encouraged to call Springfield Township Detectives at (330) 784-1609.