MARSHALL COUNTY — Joas Dean Schmucker, 31, has been arrested by Marshall County Sheriff’s officers on a charge of child solicitations, a class D felony and vicarious sexual gratification, a class C felony.
The Marshall County Sheriff’s Department received a complaint of child solicitation and vicarious sexual gratification involving a child in mid-July. Officers investigated the incident and a case report concerning the details were submitted to the Marshall County Prosecutor’s Office for review.
The prosecutor’s office filed formal charges and obtained an arrest warrant for Schmucker.
Schmucker is being held on $25,000 cash bond.