Nevada Police have concluded an investigation in regards to a Sexual Assault that was reported on Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Nevada Police investigators conducted several interviews, which included interviews involving a juvenile victim. During the investigation information was developed, indicating that the use of illegal drugs, Violation of Protection order and a Sexual Assault occurred.
Electronic devices have been seized and are being processed by the Cyber Crimes Division.
Officers contacted the Vernon County Prosecuting Attorney, and applied for a search warrant to the Vernon County Associate Court for the electronics.
Officers took the suspect into custody December 6 2016, at a local business within the City of Nevada.
The suspect was identified and charged through the Vernon County Circuit Courts as follows:
Rilynn N Schmidt, age 22 of Nevada Mo.
Citizens are encouraged to contact the police if they have any information that would be helpful to combat crime.
For questions regarding crime prevention techniques or to start a Neighborhood Watch Program, contact the Nevada Police Department at 417- 448 – 5100.
To report criminal activities call 911 or us the Tip Hotline 417- 448 - 5117.
Any and all information will be kept confidential.
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