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Sexual Abuse Plea

Sexual Abuse Plea

Storm Lake, IA (KICD) — A former court employee enters a plea on a sexual abuse charge.

26-year old Trent Prather of Estherville pleaded not guilty this week to 3rd Degree Sexual Abuse, a class C felony. Prather was working for the Buena Vista County Juvenile Courts Office, in 2008, when it’s alleged he engaged in a sex act with a 14-year old female who was a client at the Juvenile Court System., Prather promised to get rid of her community service hours in exchange for sex.

. Prather’s trial is set for November 18th, with a pretrial conference set for October 9th.

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