PALMYRA TWP. (Pike) – A description of a man accused of indecent assault against a 19 year old woman Thursday evening May 17 has been issued by PA State Police, Blooming Grove.
Trooper Kenneth Johansson stated that the assault happened at 8:30 p.m. in the parking area on Route 507 across from Tanglwood Resorts. This is about a quarter mile south of Route 6, next to Tafton Dike.
The woman was seated on in a vehicle when the unknown male came up and asked if she wanted to drink with him. The victim said that the actor related that he lived in the Tanglwood Lakes Community on Route 507 and they could drink there. As the victim was about to refuse, the actor stuck his upper torso inside the driver’s window pinning the victim to her seat. Police said he tried to kiss her and bite her lower lip, while he reached down her shirt and inside her undergarment.
The male was described as white, about 5’9”, with full facial hair. His hair was described as short, black, “salt and pepper” coloring. The male wore a red tee-shirt, tab cargo shorts and sneakers. The male’s vehicle was described as a tan Ford Escape or similar vehicle, with tinted windows, and rain/wind guards above the doors.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Blooming Grove barracks at 570-226-5718.