Thurmont Man Arrested For Sexual Assault

The victim told the man to stop

Thurmont, Md (DG) – A Thurmont man has been arrested for sexual assault.

On Monday police responded to the 200 block of North Church Street around 11 p.m. for a 911 call.

When they arrived, officers found a woman sitting on the ground crying with ripped clothing. She told police she was sexually assaulted by a man inside of the home. The woman said she repeatedly told the man to stop. A witness was able to confirm the victim’s story.

Police took the man into custody. Steven Michael Perry, 57, was charged with second-degree assault and third- degree sex offense.

Perry was taken to the Frederick County Adult Detention Center and is being held on a no bond status.