Columbia County Man Charged With Raping His Girlfriend And Her 2 Young Daughters

A Berwick man is in the Columbia County lock-up in lieu of $150,000 bail after being accused of sexually assaulting a woman he was dating and her two young daughters, ages 12 and 13. State police say 32-year-old Salvador Ortiz even gave the two young girls a sexually transmitted disease. Police say the assaults took place earlier this year. Ortiz is facing a long list of charges including rape, statutory sexual assault, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, aggravated indecent assault, and corruption of minors.