Protection: Perhaps AG's workplace shouldn't deal with case towards DA

SOMERSET, Pa. | The lawyer representing a suspended western Pennsylvania prosecutor in a sexual assault case is questioning whether or not the state lawyer basic basic’s workplace needs to be dealing with the case.

Thirty-six-year-old Jeffrey Thomas, Somerset County’s district lawyer, is accused of getting attacked a girl in her Windber dwelling in September.

Protection lawyer Ryan Tutera has mentioned his consumer maintains his innocence. Tutera mentioned Friday {that a} former district lawyer defeated by his consumer now works within the lawyer basic’s workplace, and he questioned whether or not that workplace “is the suitable physique to deal with this course of.”

The lawyer basic’s workplace mentioned its monitor report demonstrates “no concern or favor” in dealing with circumstances.

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