Charges raised publicly against former town employee

SALISBURY — A group of about 20 people has asked the Salisbury Board of Selectmen to initiate an investigation of former town Recreation Director Art Wilkinson for alleged sexual abuse of children.

The dramatic request came at the end of an otherwise routine monthly selectmen’s meeting on Monday, Sept. 10.

First Selectman Curtis Rand and Selectman Chris Williams were present. Selectman Don Mayland was out of town.

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