Suspect in Sexual Assault Faces Trial

A 19 year old sexual assault victim testified in court on Monday morning. In the testimony, the woman gave details of the assault that occurred in her apartment near the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee on January 17.

According to testimony, the victim woke up to find the suspect sitting on the foot of her bed. She tried to run but was forced back into her room. She also tried to scream but none of her roommates were around. She testified that the suspect sexually assaulted her and then asked her for her phone number.

Sexual assault charges carry stiff penalties. If you or someone you know is facing criminal charges, contact the Milwaukee criminal defense attorneys of Kohler Hart Powell, SC at (414) 271-9595.