(Casper, Wyo.) - The Casper Police Department have recently arrested Casper man, Dillion Beach
for sexual battery at a local coffee shop.
Beach was previously arrested in December 2015 for sexual assault charges
towards three woman. He was later found to be mentally unable to
participate in any court process, therefore causing the charges to be
Natrona County District Attorney, Mike Blonigan stated about the situation,
"Wyoming law has foreclosed us from pursuing criminal charges against Mr.
Beach. Because of his disability we are stuck and cannot go further with
the charges. It is a terrible situation and it is maddening that we cannot
do anything further. We are left with no other options at this point."
Recent court records show that on July 2nd, 2016 at 3:50 pm Casper Police
Officers were dispatched to Man Cave Coffee along 2nd Street for a report
of an assault. An employee advised that another employee was assaulted when
a man attempted to pull the employee out of the window.
Officers arrived on scene according to reports, and spoke with the
employees. The male was described as an unknown white male in his
mid-twenties wearing a Hawaiian shirt. When he approached to kiosk from the
East, the employee became alarmed at the way he was looking at her and
locked the kiosk door. Reports show that the man began talking to the
employee, calling her 'beautiful'.
The employee asked the man if he was going to buy something and he said he
was not, and she asked him to leave. Reports show that he asked the woman
for a hug twice then requested a handshake. The woman stated she felt weird
about the handshake but just wanted him to leave. She reportedly shook the
man's hand and he pulled her hand towards him and kissed her hand. The
suspect then attempted to to grab her by the waist and she felt the suspect
pulling her out the window, to 'harm her sexually'. She was able to get
free and suspect left the area.
Officers reviewed surveillance footage of the incident from the coffee
shop, and the footage lined up with the employee's account of what
happened. Officers put out an ATL for the suspect and from previous arrests
and photos, the suspect was identified by a police line up as Dillion Beach.
Reports continue to show that Beach was eventually located by officers and
he was brought to the police station for questioning. Beach initially
denied being at the coffee shop and claimed he was with his mother all
day. He claimed he did not have the shirt in the video footage. It was
reported that Beach and his mother had stopped at the Conoco/Bradely's that
afternoon and Beach told he, "I want to go check out that red thing"
looking at the kiosk. He then went to the coffee shop and she picked him up
on the street near the alleyway behind Bradley's.
All interviews and evidence was collected and Beach was arrested and booked
for sexual battery and unlawful conduct.