A jury trial has been set for man accused of sexually abusing a child at an Ames residence.
According to court documents, 41-year-old Erick Torres of Kansas City, Missouri was living at an apartment on Jewel Drive between July 2021 and May 2022. During the indicated time period, Torres allegedly sexually abused a minor on multiple occasions while the child’s mother was at work.
Due to the nature of the allegations, StoryCounty.News is not releasing further details into the allegations.
Following an investigation by the Ames Police Department, Torres was arrested and charged with two counts of Second-Degree Sexual Abuse, a class “B” felony.
Torres has since pleaded not guilty and has been given a trial date of February 20 at 9:00 a.m.
He is being held at the Story County Jail in Nevada on a $50,000 cash bond.