Huntingdon County man charged with indecent assault, sexual offenses

A Huntingdon County man has been accused of sexual contact with a minor over a period of several years in the early 2000s.

According to state police, Daniel R. Hostetler, 55, of Alexandria, had been under investigation for allegedly touching a female from 2002-2006 in Morris Township. The female would have reportedly been between the ages of 13-16 at the time.

Charges were filed Wednesday, police said, and Hostetler was taken into custody without incident.

He was arraigned and charged with one felony count of sexual offenses involving contact with a minor and misdemeanor charges of corruption of minors, indecent assault without consent and indecent assault of a person less than 16 years old. Bail was set at $75,000 and he was taken to Huntingdon County Jail.