Man Turns Himself In Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

A local man, 28, faces charges of sexual assault and forcible confinement after he allegedly attacked a woman he met though an online dating site.

Police say the pair agreed to meet for coffee at a public place back on January 31.

The victim told police she asked the accused to drive her home, but on the way they agreed to go somewhere and talk for a bit. 

Instead of talking, Police say she was driven to secluded park where the man allegedly sexually assaulted her and prevented her from leaving the vehicle.

She reported the incident to police and a warrant was issued for the man's arrest.

The accused turned himself in on Tuesday and was held for a bail hearing.

He is charged with sexual assault and forcible confinement.