A Greenville man has been charged in Venango County in a case in which he is accused of meeting a girl in Oil City, taking her to a hotel in the Erie area and sexually assaulting her.
The alleged victim is fifteen years old.
23 year-old Steven Padenich was arraigned Tuesday in Cornplanter Township following an investigation by State Police after a complaint was filed Monday by the girl’s mother.
Charges include statutory sexual assault, aggravated indecent assault and the corruption of a minor. Padenich was placed in the Venango County Jail with bail set at $25,000.