Man Enters No Contest Please on Sexual Abuse Charges
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

A Defiance man has entered a no contest plea to two sexual abuse charges in a Defiance County courtroom.Court reports indicate a pre-sentence investigation was ordered for Joshua Oaties and his bond was continued.

Two counts of rape will be dismissed at sentencing as part of the plea negotiations between prosecutors and Oaties’ attorney. Oaties is back in court on March, 14th.