Man charged in assault of adopted daughter
By MARLO BARNHART
A 68-year-old Hagerstown man was jailed on $35,000 bond after being accused of having sexual intercourse with his 29-year-old adopted retarded daughter.
The man's name is not being released to protect the identity of the victim, who has the same last name.
Hagerstown City Police reports indicate the woman's sister in May confided to her school counselor the allegations made by her sister.
The teacher reported to Washington County Adult Protective Services, which notified Hagerstown City Police.
Detective Steve Hoover interviewed the woman who alleged that on April 29, she had sexual intercourse with her adoptive father in his bedroom.