- Associated Press - Sunday, May 24, 2015

FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) - A Maine grand jury has indicted a University of Maine at Farmington senior on a felony sex assault charge.

The Portland Press Herald reports (https://bit.ly/1LyODpb ) that 23-year-old Frank Makuch of Storrs, Connecticut, was indicted on a charge of gross sexual assault by a Franklin County grand jury on Friday.

The crime is a Class A felony punishable by up to 30 years in prison and a fine of up to $50,000.

Makuch is a senior and played on the college’s rugby football club.

No accurate phone listing for Makuch could be found. It was not immediately known if he has a lawyer.



The newspaper reports that Walter Hanstein, the rugby team coach who also said he would represent Makuch, withdrew as his lawyer.

Makuch was arrested in April.

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