Poquoson man charged for several child sex crimes

Posted at 3:43 PM, May 05, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-05 15:43:53-04

A 65-year-old Poquoson man has been arrested for several sexual assault charges, some involving children.

According to the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office, 65-year-old Phillip Michael Gillispie has been charged with 1 count of Assault and Battery, 1 count of Sexual Battery, 5 counts of Object Sexual Penetration and 5 counts of Taking Indecent Liberties with a Child.

The crimes allegedly occurred between 1998 and 2014.

The victims are all known to Gillispie.

Anyone with information about these offenses or any other offenses is asked to contact the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office at 757-890-3621 or the Poquoson Police Department at 757-868-3501.