Teen reports assault with belt

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By Chris Sardelli

No charges have been filed yet in the case of a teen girl who reported she was attacked with a belt by a family member last month. 

Officers learned of the assault while speaking with the victim and her grandmother on May 18 at the Municipal Justice Center, according to a Lancaster Police Department incident report. 

The girl began to cry as she explained the events leading up to the assault. She told officers that she and her grandfather had gotten into an argument earlier that day about a skirt she wanted to wear to church, the report said. 

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