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Sexual Assault

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  • Allentown police arrest man wanted for allegedly raping girl, 11

      Allentown detectives on Friday arrested a fugitive in North Carolina who is a suspect in the 2013 rape of an east Allentown girl, police said Saturday. Derek L. Jones, 37, of Rocky Mount, N.C., was sent to Nash County Detention Center on charges...
  • Abuse center draws complaints of allergic reactions, health issues from children, employees

    Abuse center draws complaints of allergic reactions, health issues from children, employees
    A 7 year-old-girl was being examined for signs of abuse when within minutes a rash broke out on her face, arms and shoulders. The examining nurse alerted the girl's mother and then notified her bosses. It wasn't the first suspected allergic reaction...
  • Prosecutor: Slain mom, girl were witnesses against suspect

    A man facing trial on child sexual assault charges fatally stabbed a woman and her 16-year-old daughter "to silence them" because they were set to testify against him, a prosecutor said Friday, calling it an "absolute attack on the system." Leeton...
  • Lawmakers create commission to prevent campus sexual assault

    Rhode Island lawmakers have created a special commission within the state House of Representatives to determine how to eliminate sexual assault from occurring on college campuses statewide. The House unanimously passed a resolution Thursday creating...
  • Cops: Man assaulted girl, 14, at gunpoint as she walked from friend's home

    Cops: Man assaulted girl, 14, at gunpoint as she walked from friend's home
    A Chicago man awaiting trial on a burglary offense was charged with dragging a 14-year-old girl into an alley at gunpoint in 2014 as she walked from a friend's home and sexually assaulting her, prosecutors said Thursday. Montez Lee, 33, of the 6900...
  • Police: 79-year-old Palmer man charged with child rape, sexual assault

    Police: 79-year-old Palmer man charged with child rape, sexual assault
    Palmer Township police charged a 79-year-old man Thursday with rape and sexual assault charges involving two children. William S. Ritchie of Palmer Township is charged with indecent assault of a victim less than 13, endangering the welfare of a child,...
  • Marine charged with sexual assaults at McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst

    A 19-year-old Marine has been charged with sexually assaulting two women while he was living at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. The U.S. attorney's office says Michael Taylor was arrested at a Marine training facility in Pensacola, Florida, and made an...
  • Man facing child sexual assault charges fatally stabs witnesses, prosecutor says

    Man facing child sexual assault charges fatally stabs witnesses, prosecutor says
    QUARRYVILLE — A man facing trial on child sexual assault charges fatally stabbed a woman and her 16-year-old daughter "to silence them" because they were set to testify against him, a prosecutor said Friday, calling it an "absolute attack on the...
  • Chicago man pleads not guilty to Waukegan sexual assault

    Chicago man pleads not guilty to Waukegan sexual assault
    A Chicago man pleaded not guilty Thursday to several felony charges of sexual assault against a Waukegan minor. Mario Murphy, 48, faces six separate counts of predatory criminal sexual assault against the same victim. According to Lake County Grand...
  • 66-year-old man accused of raping girl 40 years ago

    Police say a 66-year-old man has been accused of raping a 6-year-old girl 40 years ago. The Gainesville Sun (http://bit.ly/1cMFjSl ) reports Donald Truluck was arrested Tuesday on a charge of sexual battery by a person older than 18 on a victim under 12....
  • After sex assault plea, focus shifts to student's slaying

    Gil Harrington, mother of slain student Morgan Harrington, summed up the state of affairs after Jesse Matthew entered a plea Wednesday in a decade-old sexual assault that has been linked by DNA evidence to two other crimes: "We're one third of the way...