(LENOX) A Lenox man pled guilty to Assault with Intent to Commit Sexual Abuse Tuesday.
The Lenox Police Department says the charge against Fredy Ramirez was filed August 30th as a result of a complaint that Ramirez lured a 12-year-old female into his home with the intent to sexually abuse her.
Ramirez was fined $650, plus surcharge, but the fine was suspended. He was sentenced to 360 days in the Taylor County Jail with 181 days suspended. He was placed on probation with the Iowa Department of Probation for two years, must pay $25 per day jail fees, enroll in and complete a sex offender treatment program, and register as a sexual offender. Ramirez cannot have contact with the victim or her family, he will have to pay restitution to the victim and must pay costs and expenses for his public defender.
As part of the plea agreement, a charge of indecent contact with a child was dismissed.