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Man accused in Lake Luzerne campground sexual assault

Man accused in Lake Luzerne campground sexual assault

Woman assaulted in her tent, deputies say
Man accused in Lake Luzerne campground sexual assault
Andrew S. Moran
Photographer: Warren County Sheriff's Office (inset); Shutterstock (background)

LAKE LUZERNE - A Vermont man was jailed Monday, facing charges that he attempted to sexually assault a woman in her tent at a Lake Luzerne campground, the Warren County Sheriff's Office said.

Andrew S. Moran, 55, of Chelsea, was arrested on charges of first-degree criminal sexual act and second-degree burglary, both felonies.

Deputies said they were called to the campground in the early morning hours for a report that Moran has entered a woman's tent while she was asleep and sexually assaulted her. The woman awoke, and deputies said that Moran fled the campground on foot. He was apprehended a short time later on state Route 9N.

The woman was not hurt, deputies said. They said Moran and the woman were recently acquainted, but not in a relationship.

Moran was arraigned in Glens Falls City Court and ordered held at the Warren County jail on $5,000 bail.

 

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