The Herald, Sharon, Pa.


July 3, 2014

Man accused of improper contact with three girls

SHENANGO VALLEY — A Hermitage man was arrested Monday for having unsolicited contact with minors at a home in the 300 block of Florida Street, Farrell, Southwest Mercer County Regional police said.

Richard A. Sharo, 51, of 126 Baker Ave., Hermitage, grabbed a 15-year-old girl’s breasts and rear end; touched an 11-year-old girl’s shoulder, attempted to remove her dress strap and told her, “You’re mine”; and tried to touch a 17-year-old girl’s lip ring and called her “you little whore,” police said.

Sharo was drunk when police were called at 8:32 p.m., they said.

He was charged with indecent assault, unlawful contact with a minor and harassment

Sharon was arraigned by District Judge Ronald E. Antos, Farrell, and released after posting bond. A preliminary hearing was set for 3:15 p.m. July 10.

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