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Waco: Police Make Arrest After Woman Reports Sexual Assault

By: Paul J. Gately Email
By: Paul J. Gately Email
A man was held in the McLennan County Jail Thursday after his arrest Wednesday in connection with a sexual assault at a Waco apartment.

Lawrence Steven Strowger, Jr. (Jail photo)

WACO (February 21, 2013)--A Lorena man was held Thursday in the McLennan County Jail charged with sexual assault.

Lawrence Steven Strowger, Jr., 29, was ordered held in lieu of $20,000 bond.

Waco police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said officers were sent just after 9:30 a.m. to an apartment in North Waco after the resident there reported she had been sexually assaulted.

Officers learned the woman knew her attacker and she identified him to police.

A very short time later police arrested Strowger near McLennan Community College without incident.

Swanton said Strowger reported an address in Lorena and that he currently is unemployed.


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