HUNTSVILLE — A convicted sex offender who has been accused of raping a 13-year-old girl was indicted last week on charges stemming from that case.
Derreck Slaven, 33, of a Big Ridge Road address in Oneida, was named in an 18-count indictment handed down by a Scott County grand jury on Tuesday, March 20.
The indictment charges Slaven with a laundry list of felonies related to the alleged Dec. 4 incident, in which Slaven is accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl and attempting to prevent her escape from a bedroom where he allegedly had her cornered.To continue reading, please subscribe to the Independent Herald. If you are already a subscriber, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name and address to which your newspaper is mailed to receive login credentials. If you are a subscriber who is logged in and believe you are seeing this message in error, please email email@example.com or call 423-569-6343.
The complete story can be found in the March 29, 2018 print edition of the Independent Herald.