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Man jailed on alleged rape charges for a minor

By Staff | Jun 11, 2015

Joshua Scott Herlt, 27, of 180 Chad Lee Drive, South Williamsport, has been jailed on charges of allegedly raping a female minor under 13 in Armstrong Township and in the city between May 2011 and last week, according to state police.

Herlt was arraigned Saturday before District Judge Jon E. Kemp on charges of rape of a child, sexual assault, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse and aggravated indecent assault.

He was committed to the Lycoming County Prison in lieu of $500,000 bail.