Police file more charges against suspected serial rapist

Trevor Wimer (submitted)

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – A Lancaster County man jailed for the rapes of three teenage girls is facing additional charges that he sexually assaulted two other young women, police said.

Trevor Bradley Wimer, 20, is accused in the repeated assault of a 19-year-old woman on January 31 and February 1 and the attempted rape of an 18-year-old woman in December, both at his Gordonville home, East Lampeter Township police said in a news release Thursday.

Police also said their continued investigation has revealed the potential for additional victims or witnesses in Lancaster and its surrounding counties, and perhaps other states.

Wimer was charged with one count of rape for the alleged assault that began January 31. He was additionally charged with attempted rape, indecent assault, and furnishing alcohol to minors for the December incident, police said.

He initially was arrested March 26 in the October 2012 rape of a 16-year-old girl on the grounds of Conestoga Valley Middle School. Police said the assault occurred during non-school hours and no school events were taking place at the time.

On April 9, police added charges of rape, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, aggravated indecent assault, unlawful contact with minor, and indecent assault for the alleged forcible rape of a 15-year-old girl at Wimer’s home in February.

Northern Lancaster County Regional police on April 1 charged Wimer in the rape of a Mechanicsburg teen. The 18-year-old told investigators that Wimer raped her at a Warwick Township home in April 2014.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s