Pennsylvania police officer charged with kidnapping women

July 31, 2013 at 12:39 AM

MEDIA, Pa., July 31 (UPI) -- A police officer in a Philadelphia suburb was charged Tuesday with kidnapping and stalking two women he allegedly tried to have sex with.

Christopher H. Scott, 34, of Berwyn, Pa., a member of the Darby Police Department, appeared in court, The Delaware County Times reported. He is also charged with assault.

The women, both 23, told similar stories, investigators said. They said Scott forced them into his patrol car, drove them to a park in Springfield and put them through field sobriety tests.

One woman said she was attacked early Saturday and the other early Sunday. Scott allegedly stopped one soon after she left a bar and the other near a convenience store.

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