Charges filed against suspect in 2007 alleged child sexual assault case
Wood County prosecutors have filed criminal charges against a 36-year-old Warrens man accused in a decade-old child sexual assault case.
Online court records show Jesse Winker will be charged with repeated sexual assault of a child on Feb. 24.
Court documents obtained by WEAU-TV state the assault occurred from 2007 to 2008 when the alleged victim was around 5-years-old.
An investigation began in October 2019.
If convicted, Winker faces a maximum prison sentence of 40 years in prison.