Thursday, April 27, 2023

Man Wanted for Statutory Sexual Assault Possibly in Ashland Area

A man that is wanted for statutory sexual assault in Northumberland County could be in the Ashland area.

According to Coal Township Police, David Glatfelter Jr., 39, of Coal Township is accused of having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old female.  Glatfelter is also accused of requesting and receiving sexually explicit photographs of the minor online and purchasing adult toys for the minor to use.

The incidents reportedly occurred at his home over the last year.

Glatfelter is charged with felony statutory sexual assault, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, sexual abuse of children, criminal use of a communication facility, and indecent assault of a minor.

A warrant has been issued for his arrest and his whereabouts are currently unknown.  Coal Township Police said he is known to frequent the Ashland area.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact Coal Township Police by calling (570) 644-0333.