Joseph charged with sexual assualt
Jarod Matthew Joseph, 19, of Ronan entered a plea of not guilty in District Court on June 10 to two counts of felony sexual assault.
According to court records, the incidents involved minors under the age of 10 and occurred in Ronan between July 2019 and March 2020. When questioned by a detective with the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, Joseph allegedly admitted to the act.
Judge James Manley set the case for trial Nov. 30 and maintained bail at $50,000.