Milford man charged in sexual abuse

2011-06-21T00:00:00Z 2012-02-09T10:50:45Z Milford man charged in sexual abuse Sioux City Journal
June 21, 2011 12:00 am

MILFORD, Iowa -- A Milford man has been arrested on a felony sexual abuse charge.

David Lee Welle, 66, was arrested Thursday and charged with second-degree sexual abuse, a class B felony, and assault with intent to commit sexual abuse, a class C felony.

According to a criminal complaint and affidavit filed June 14 in Dickinson County District Court: In June 2010 Welle committed a sex act with a girl under the age of 12. He is accused of assaulting another juvenile female in June 2008 with the intent to commit sexual abuse.

Welle was released from the Dickinson County Jail on $5,000 bail. He is scheduled to appear in Dickinson County District Court for a hearing on June 23.

-- Dolly A. Butz

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