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Monday, November 26, 2012

Man Accused of Physical, Sexual Assault

A Rixford man is accused of physically and sexually abusing a woman early this morning in a house on Looker Mountain Trail.

Police say at about 12:30 a.m. 42-year-old William Morrisroe grabbed a woman’s throat, pinned her against a refrigerator and then threw her onto the floor, causing her to hit her head on a glass jar, which broke. He also allegedly sexually assaulted her during the time of the physical assault.

Morrisroe is charged with two counts of indecent aggravated assault, two counts of indecent assault, two counts of simple assault and one count of harassment.

He is in McKean County Jail in lieu of $50,000 cash bail.

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