| News

Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

6-year-old alleged victim of sexual assaults in Hempfield

Email Newsletters

Sign up for one of our email newsletters.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 3:42 p.m.

State police are investigating reports that a 6-year-old boy was the victim of repeated sexual assaults at a home along Wakefield Street in Hempfield between June 2013 and Feb. 4 of this year.

The alleged assaults stopped when the child was removed from the residence by officials from Westmoreland County Children and Youth Services, police said.

Police are investigating the case along with the Westmoreland County District Attorney's Office.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.



Show commenting policy

Most-Read Westmoreland

  1. Contractor eyes early finish to work on New Stanton interchange of Interstate 70
  2. $2,000 donated for abused puppies recovering at South Huntingdon shelter
  3. Jeannette trudges through blight
  4. 2 Greensburg properties left on demo list
  5. Greensburg streetlights to be updated, save city $90K
  6. Western Pa. students bristle at changing menu choices
  7. School lunch group hopes to revise rules it calls impractical, too restrictive
  8. Penn Park project moves forward
  9. Former Hempfield Area director makes guest appearance at University of Alabama
  10. Harrold Middle School students hit new high with food drive
  11. Indiana County school employee allegedly showed 2 students an inappropriate photo