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Sex Assault Charges Files Against Pittston Man


(WBRE/WYOU-TV)   A Luzerne County man has been picked up on sexual assault charges after allegedly having a sexual relationship with a minor.

     The Scranton Police Special Victims Unit has charged 43-year-old Arthur Webb of Pittston with statutory sexual assault, aggravated indecent assault, corruption of minors and other charges for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl in 2018. 

     According to police, Webb first began communicating with the girl over Facebook before eventually progressing to meeting her in Pittston before taking her back to his house.

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