The Porter County
Sheriff’s Police have made a quick arrest of a Valparaiso man in an alleged
sex offense, thanks to the quick actions of Union Township School
police, a 14-year-old student at Union Township Middle School informed
administrators on Monday that she’d been assaulted by an adult while at a
friend’s house on Saturday.
immediately contacted the PCSP School Resource Officer, who in turn
contacted detectives. David Allen Erdelles Jr., 23, of 352, Apt. C, Salt
Creek Parkway, was detained for questioning and subsequently booked into the
Porter County Jail on a preliminary charge of sexual misconduct with a
minor, a Class B felony punishable by a term of six to 20 years.
expected to be formally charged today.