Error could kill charges in juvenile home case

A clerical error could result in the dismissal of charges against a former state worker accused of assaulting a 15-year-old girl. A year ago, Tama County prosecutors charged former Iowa Juvenile Home youth services worker Robert McFatridge with assault in connection with an altercation at the home on Nov. 4, 2012. The date was mistakenly listed as Feb. 4, 2013 in initial court filings

Source: The Des Moines Register

Posted on: June 20, 2014