Man cited for soliciting sex, cigarette theft

Stephen Shepard, 36, was cited for harassment at about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday after repeatedly soliciting a college-aged woman for sex, according to police.

Shepard, who is homeless, approached the woman twice along the 100 block of East Beaver Avenue, police said.

He was cited again at about 1 a.m. Thursday at the Nittany Minit Mart at 106 N. Atherton St., accused of stealing a pack of cigarettes, police said.