A man arrested last month in Iowa for charges in Monongalia County has been arraigned.
Michael Moses Tarpeh, also known as "Bigggggg Mike", has been charged with grand larceny, malicious assault, attempted sexual assault and nighttime burglary.
The incident happened February 2.
According to the criminal complaint, Tarpeh entered a Morgantown Apartment, choked the victim, attempted to sexually assault her and then stole several items.
Tarpeh is in North Central Regional Jail with bail set at $100,000.
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