Oil City Man Charged In 2003 Child Sex Assault Case

May 8, 2013

An Oil City man was charged Tuesday in a sexual assault on a young girl that allegedly occurred ten years ago.

Oil City Police say the alleged victim was six years old at the time.

On Tuesday afternoon, police charged 39 year-old Thomas Kahle with two different counts of indecent assault on a child, and one count each of the corruption of a minor and unlawful contact with a minor.  Investigators say the incident occurred in August, 2003.  They gave few other details.

After his arraignment, Kahle was lodged in the Venango County Jail with bail set at $75,000.

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