Police arrest a 20 year-old man for sexual assault

A man is being accused of having sex with a minor by force in Westmoreland County.

On August 4, 2016, Harry J. Woodrow, 20, of Media, reportedly had forceful sexual intercourse with a 13 year-old girl, according to police.

The Indiana Gazette reported, that Woodrow allegedly admitted to having sex with the girl after authorities informed him that they had evidence of his crime.

After police issued a warrant for his arrest, they took him into custody on Wednesday, August, 31, 2016 at his home, according to WTAE.

Woodrow faces charges of sexual assault, corruption of minors, indecent assault against a person less than 16 years of age, statutory sexual assault, and indecent assault without consent.

Woodrow failed to post the $25,000 dollar bond and remains at the Westmoreland County Jail. His preliminary hearing is scheduled for September 14, 2016.

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