Siblings charged with incest

LEWISTOWN – A man and woman who are siblings have each been charged with incest after an investigation by the Lewistown Police Department.

Police said Trisha Dippery, 18, made false accusations that her brother Christopher Dippery, 20, sexually assaulted her.

Police questioned Christopher Dippery and found he had made an audio recording of what he claimed was a consensual encounter with his sister in which he exchanged $60 for sex.

Police said they reviewed the recording and found Christopher Dippery was being truthful while his sister was making false accusations of a sexual assault.

Both have been charged with one count each of felony incest and Trisha Dippery is facing an additional charge of filing a false report with law enforcement.

Both remain incarcerated in the Mifflin County Correctional Facility in lieu of $25,000 bail each.