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Winchester funeral home director accused of sexual battery on woman making funeral arrangements

Posted at 4:40 PM, Nov 01, 2016

WINCHESTER, Ind. -- A Randolph County funeral home director faces accusations he inappropriately touched a woman making arrangements for her deceased mother.

Thomas A. Oswalt, who runs the Oswalt Family Funeral Home in Winchester, Indiana, was charged last month with one count of sexual battery.

He's accused of inappropriately touching a 22-year-old woman and also sending several lewd and inappropriate comments via text message.

Oswalt was booked into the Randolph County Jail on October 21. He was released after posting a $5,000 bond.