Michael Scott Nodine arrested on suspicion of sexual abuse.
ROSEVILLE, CA - Late in June, Roseville police arrested a local resident on suspicion of sexually abusing a minor.
According to Dee Dee Gunther with the Roseville Police Department, 45-year-old Michael Scott Nodine was arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a child over a period of ten years.
Since his arrest on June 26th, Nodine was charged with two more offenses related to sexual abuse of other children. Gunther also said police believe he may have molested other children as well; boys and girls ranging from five years old to the mid-teens.
According to Gunther, Nodine has lived in the Rocklin and Roseville area during the periods of the alleged abuse.
Nodine did not work with children but police said they believe he found the alleged victims through family and social friendships. They also said that he was an avid video game player and may have contacted children through gaming groups.
Detectives are concerned there may be additional victims, and if so, are hoping that they will come forward and contact Roseville Police. If anyone has any information that would help in this continuing investigation, please call the Roseville Police Department's Investigation Unit at (916)774-5070.