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Scadden charged with sexual assault

Published: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 10:57 a.m. CST

Evin Lawrence Scadden, 19, 301 S. Chestnut St., was charged on a Union County warrant for third-degree sexual assault 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

According to a Creston Police report, Creston Police Department and Union County Sheriff responded to a report of a sexual assault on July 16. A female victim was transported to Greater Regional Emergency Room for treatment, where evidence was collected from the victim.

Evidence was also collected from medical records, interviews with witnesses and Scadden.

The investigation and evidence collected indicate that Scadden did engage in a sex act with the female, which was by force or against her will.

Scadden was released on $10,000 bond.

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