News Sections
Audio
Man Arrested After Allegations Of Sexual Misconduct With Minor
Updated May 5, 2013 1:09 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
 Print    Archive    RSS

(SEYMOUR) - The arrest of a 62-year-old Warrick County man Monday on sexual misconduct with a minor charges stems from an investigation that began in Seymour.

Aubrey Woods of the Tribune reports that David W. Wakeman of Chandler faces two Class C felony counts of sexual misconduct with a minor in Jackson County and a similar charge in Warrick County. He also faces a Class B felony charge of sexual misconduct with a minor in Warrick County.

"She went to Warrick County and stayed with him for a couple of weeks," Seymour Detective Troy Munson said of the teenage victim, who lives in Seymour.

Munson said Wakeman brought the girl back to Seymour and stayed a week or so before returning home.

After Wakeman left Seymour, the girl told her mother about the incidents, which were then reported in August to Seymour police, Munson said.

After interviewing the girl, Munson said, he worked with the Warrick County Sheriff's Department to locate Wakeman, who was arrested Monday at his home.

Wakeman is being held on a $1,000 bond at the Warrick County Jail. His initial hearing is scheduled at 1 p.m. today in Warrick Superior Court.

David Wakeman.jpg



« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to comments@wbiw.com

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW


1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2014 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.   WBIW.com and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  About  |  Feedback