Professional climber arrested on sexual assault charges in Yosemite National Park, officials say

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, California — A professional rock climber has been arrested on alleged sexual assault charges in Yosemite National Park.

An indictment was unveiled Tuesday charging 38-year-old Charles Barrett with aggravated sexual abuse and abusive sexual contact.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Eastern District of California says Barrett committed sexual assault and “abusive sexual contact” at the park on two separate occasions in August 2016.

Barrett faces life in prison and a $250,000 fine if convicted.

Anyone with information or who may have been a victim is asked to contact the National Park Service.

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