ACCORDING TO INFORMATION FROM THE CHERRY COUNTY COURT HOUSE, ON APRIL 21, 2017 THE STATE FILED A NEW INFORMATION CHARGING FORMER VALENTINE RESIDENT, GARY OBERMILLER, 63, WITH THREE COUNTS OF FIRST DEGREE SEXUAL ASSAULT, A CLASS II FELONY, ONE COUNT OF THIRD DEGREE SEXUAL ASSAULT, AND ONE COUNT OF CHILD ABUSE, BOTH CLASS IIIA FELONIES. A REQUEST TO APPOINT COUNSEL AND OTHER MOTIONS WERE HEARD IN O’NEILL ON TUESDAY APRIL 25TH AND ARE UNDER CONSIDERATION BY JUDGE KOSICEK.
A FEBRUARY TRIAL RESULTED IN OBERMILLER BEING CLEARED OF ONE PREVIOUS CHARGE, AND A HUNG JURY ON THE OTHER CHARGES.