OWENSBORO, Ky (WEHT) – Police have arrested a suspect in two separate incidents of sexual assault occurring in Owensboro parks.
Shawn Moore, 46, of Owensboro allegedly forced a female passenger at gunpoint to perform sex acts on him after picking her up on April 15. The victim said that she was offered a ride home by Moore, who instead drove her to Panther Creek Park.
Moore was arrested on May 6 after a similar incident happened the night before in the Ben Hawes Park area. After he was arrested, he was also identified as a suspect in the April assault.
Moore is being charged with unlawful imprisonment, kidnapping of an adult as well as multiple sexual assault-related charges.