New Castle Man Charged with Assaulting Teen Girl

A New Castle man faces charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a 16 year old girl. According to police, 35 year old Roberto Gardner is being charged with sexual assault, aggravated indecent assault without consent of another along with a corruption of minors charge. The alleged incident took place in February of this year. Gardner was arraigned and placed in the Lawrence County Jail on five thousand dollars bond.