Indiana Borough man charged with rape
A 33-year-old Indiana man was charged Saturday with raping an Indiana County woman.
Rory Jay Green, an employee of Wolfendale's bar, was charged by Indiana Borough Police Department with rape, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse and sexual assault.
He was jailed after failing to post $50,000 bond set by Clymer District Judge George Thachik.
According to an affidavit of probable cause filed by Indiana Borough police Officer John Scherf, Green entered the victim's residence on Saturday after leaving work early in the morning hours. Scherf alleges in the affidavit that Green entered her bedroom and locked the door.
Green then allegedly assaulted the victim without her consent.
The victim reported the assault to police that morning and said she knew her alleged attacker.
A preliminary hearing will be scheduled before Thachik.
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