Man charged after alleged sexual assault

ELKLAND – Brandon M. Nelson, 20, of 419 Bottom Hill Road, Lawrenceville, was charged by borough police with indecent assault and underage drinking after he allegedly sexually assaulted another man.

According to documents filed at District Judge Brian Edgcomb’s office, police responded to a disturbance on Coates Avenue, Elkland, Dec. 15.

The alleged victim said he woke up to find Nelson performing oral sex on him and immediately began punching him to get him off of him.

Nelson allegedly then left the residence.

He was issued a summons to appear at a March 14 preliminary hearing.