Mifflintown man pleads guilty in child sexual assault case

MIFFLINTOWN – A 34-year-old Mifflintown man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to an aggravated indecent assault charge related to the alleged sexual assault of a now-10-year-old girl. He was scheduled to stand trial today.

Osman I. Turcios was charged with aggravated indecent assault, corruption of minors and indecent assault, court documents indicate.

Turcios is alleged to have had inappropriate sexual contact with the girl when she was eight years old on several occasions, police said.

Turcios remains incarcerated in the Mifflin County Correctional Facility in lieu of $75,000 bail.

The state Sexual Offenders Assessment Board will perform an evaluation on Turcios to determine whether he is a sexually violent predator. A sentencing date has not yet been scheduled.