Man charged with molestation

Conard William Carpenter II, 52, of 657 Krouse Ave., has been charged with numerous offenses for allegedly molesting a female minor in a city home in mid-October, according to Chief County Detective William Weber.

Following his arraignment Tuesday before District Judge William Solomon on charges of aggravated indecent assault, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, sexual assault and indecent assault, Carpenter was committed to the Lycoming County Prison in lieu of $500,000 bail.

The man’s name was incorrect in Wednesday’s edition.