Suspect charged in Germantown sexual assaults
GERMANTOWN - June 5, 2013 (WPVI) -- The Philadelphia Police Special Victims Unit has arrested a man in connection with the sexual assaults of four girls in Germantown.
22-year-old Antuane Brown was charged on Wednesday.
Sources tell Action News that around 3:00 a.m. detectives with the Special Victims Unit and 14th district police officers served a search warrant on a property located on the 1100 block of East Price Street.
A man, later to be identified as Brown, was taken into custody for questioning.
Action News was told authorities confiscated a mountain bike as well.
Earlier this week, investigators released a surveillance video showing the suspect riding a bicycle.
Police have been investigating the sexual assault of four girls, between the ages of 12 and 17, since March - all at gunpoint.
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