Jury selection begins Monday in Scott County District Court in the fourth child sex abuse trial of Melvin T. Lucier.

Lucier, 55, is charged with one count of third-degree sexual abuse, a Class C felony punishable by up to 10 years in prison.

Prosecutors say Lucier abused a 13-year-old boy in 2011 at the Patriot Mobile Home Park, 4847 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport, where Lucier lived.

Lucier is serving multiple life sentences after being found guilty of second-degree sexual abuse charges in three separate cases.

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He is one of 10 people arrested as part of an extensive investigation launched by the Scott County Sheriff's Office into allegations of sexual abuse at the trailer park.

-- Tara Becker

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