Cornish man arrested for sexual assault

25-year old Mace P. McKnight of Cornish has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary and forcible sex abuse after he allegedly forced his way into a woman’s apartment and sexually assaulted her. According to a Logan City Police press release, officers responded to the area of 550 West 1800 North, Logan on the call of a forcible sexual abuse that had just occurred. The incident was reported at 5:30 p.m. Officers contacted the victim, a 23 year old female Logan resident, who stated that a man just forced his way into her apartment and began taking unwanted sexual liberties with her. While investigators cared for the victim at the incident scene, officers searched for the suspect. At approximately 6:30 p.m. officers located McKnight in the area of 1000 West 200 North in Logan. He was taken into custody and questioned in connection with the incident. McKnight was later transported to the Cache County Jail and booked on charges of 1st degree felony aggravated burglary and 2nd degree felony forcible sexual abuse.

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