West Shore Regional Police report that a store manager has been charged with allegedly grabbing and attempting to kiss a 17-year-old female employee.
The girl told officers that Vishnubhai Prahladbhai Patel, 41, assaulted her as she left work on Wednesday from the store located along the 400 block of Market Street, police said.
Patal, who lives along the 600 block of Yale Street in Swatara Township, Dauphin County, allegedly asked the girl to go into a back room of the business where he attempted to kiss her and grabbed her, police said. She pushed him away and ran out of the store contacting police right away.
Patel has been charged with one count of indecent assault and is currently being held in the Cumberland County Prison after being unable to post $50,000 bail.