West Virginia State Police in Philippi have arrested a Moundsville man on sexual assault charges.
Brian L. Brookover, 42, is charged with two counts of third degree sexual assault. State Police in Philippi received information following a Child Protective Services referral from the Moundsville Police Department alleging that Brookover had sexually assaulted a 7-year-old girl and a 4-year-old girl. Brookover admitted to sexually assaulting the 7-year-old and denied any sexual contact with the 4-year-old, according to a criminal complaint. Brookover told police that the encounters happened in Junior.
Brookover is being held in Tygart Valley Regional Jail on $40,000 bail.