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Oklahoma man charged with sexually abusing kids in Kenya

EDMOND, Okla_An Oklahoma man faces several charges after allegedly sexually abusing young children on a mission trip to Kenya.

According to court records, 19-year old Matthew Lane Durham of Edmond volunteered at a children's shelter in Kenya from April to June of 2014. While there, prosecutors say he sexually abused both male and female children ages four to ten years old. According to investigators the children first came forward with the claims, Durham later confessed.

He is being held in a federal prison in Oklahoma without bond. If convicted he could spend life behind bars. He could also face charges in Kenya.  
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