Arrests made in 1997 Pennsylvania rape case

Lancaster, PA- The Lancaster City Police Bureau charged and arrested two men for raping a 16-year-old victim in the City of Lancaster in 1997.

Roberto Rosario, now 44 of the 500 block of E. Maple Street, Dallastown, was charged Thursday with rape, involuntary sexual diversion and sexual assault for the initial incident that allegedly occurred Dec. 27, 1997.

The second man, Andrew Selby, was charged today and is a former Lancaster City Police Bureau officer tasked with investigating the initial rape allegation in 1997. Selby, now of 54 of the 700 block of Baumgardner Drive, Pequea Township , is charged with rape and sexual assault after allegedly abusing the victim during his investigation in the days following the initial assault.

As a result of the Lancaster City Police Bureau’s current investigation, two additional victims have come forward alleging abuse against Selby. Selby is also charged with rape, involuntary sexual deviation, sexual assault and legal sexual assault of a 12-year-old victim and attempted rape, attempted legal sexual assault and attempted sexual assault of another young victim in November 1999.