The Granville Police Department has arrested a man for breaking into a Monongalia County apartment Tuesday.
Police said the incident happened around 11:30 p.m. when Alexander Welton broke into an apartment at the Domain apartment complex near the University Town Center.
Police said Welton was heavily intoxicated and was taken to Ruby Memorial Hospital due to his level of intoxication. The victim told police that Welton admitted to sexually assaulting her while she was asleep.
Welton was charged with nighttime burglary and was arraigned on $100,000 bond.
The investigation is ongoing.