Former Berlin town employee facing numerous rape and sex offense charges

BERLIN, Md. – 47 ABC has learned that a former town of Berlin employees is now facing over 60 charges, including second degree rape and child pornography.

60-year-old Keith Mariani, a former distribution and collection supervisor for the town of Berlin, is facing 19 felony charges and 46 misdemeanor charges for offenses committed between November 2017 and February 2019.

Mariani has been charged with multiple counts of possession of child pornography, sex abuse of a minor, second degree rape, third degree sex offense, and filming a child performing a sex act.

A Berlin official tells 47 ABC that Mariani retired back on April 30th and is no longer an employee of the town.

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