Police: Woman fights off attempted rapist using frying pan

SHARON, Pa. -- Police say a Pennsylvania woman used a frying pan to hit a man accused of attempted rape.

WKBN reports the woman invited 33-year-old Anthony Prestopine over to her home for a drink. The woman said she later woke up to Prestopine forcing himself on her.

Authorities said when he wouldn't leave, she used a frying pan to hit him in the face.

Prestopine is scheduled to appear in court on Thursday.