Friday 31 October 2014
 

Arraignment set for Lake man facing sex abuse charges

 

A Clear Lake man arrested and charged with Lascivious Acts with a Child, a Class D felony and Sexual Abuse in the Third Degree, a Class C felony, will be arraigned Aug. 20.

On Aug. 5,  Clear Lake police arrested 25-year-old Mason City resident David Powell II in a sting operation.  Powell showed up at a local motel thinking he was going to be meeting a 13-year-old Clear Lake girl for sex; instead he 

was met by police when he entered the motel room. 

Powell is alleged to have had sex with the girl on a previous occasion on July 28, 2012. 

Powell also faces revocation of probation on a charge of delivery of cocaine.  He’s being held in the Cerro Gordo County Jail on a total of $27,000 bond.