FRANKLIN – Just in from the Franklin Police Department this morning. A city man has been arrested on charges he sexually assaulted a 14-year-old child. Twenty-three-year-old Joshua D. Witty was charged with statutory sexual assault, indecent assault, and corruption of minors. Witty was arrested on Friday for activity police believe took place during the month of September.
Witty was arrested, arraigned, and lodged in the Venango County Jail after failing to post bail.