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Scranton man locked up after allegedly assaulting 7-year-old

Police say the assault happened early Wednesday morning in the city.
Credit: WNEP

SCRANTON, Pa. — A man is behind bars after allegedly assaulting a child in Lackawanna County.

Police in Scranton say a 7-year-old girl told investigators she was inappropriately touched by a male in the early morning hours of Wednesday, Nov. 23 at a location along Mount Vernon Avenue.

Police later identified the male as Robert Loschen.

Loschen faces charges of aggravated indecent assault of a child under 13 and indecent assault charges.

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