STREAMING NOW: Watch Now
CLOSINGS: View Closings

Guilty plea from Decorah teen accused of rape

Nathaniel Darling Nathaniel Darling

Woman says she was forced to have sex in his truck.

Posted: Feb. 20, 2019 1:17 PM
Updated: Feb. 20, 2019 1:19 PM

DECORAH, Iowa – A northeast Iowa teen accused of forcing a woman into sex is pleading guilty.

Nathaniel Michael Darling, 18 of Decorah, has entered guilty pleas to assault and assault with intent to commit sexual abuse. The Winneshiek County Sheriff’s Office says a woman reported Darling forced her to have with him in his truck on July 22, 2018.

Darling has been sentenced to 30 days in jail, with credit for time served, and two years of probation. He will also have to sign up with Iowa’s Sex Offender Registry.

Article Comments

Mason City
Overcast
34° wxIcon
Hi: 44° Lo: 27°
Feels Like: 25°
Albert Lea
Overcast
32° wxIcon
Hi: 42° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 26°
Austin
Overcast
36° wxIcon
Hi: 44° Lo: 29°
Feels Like: 31°
Charles City
Overcast
34° wxIcon
Hi: 44° Lo: 27°
Feels Like: 26°
Rochester
Overcast
33° wxIcon
Hi: 40° Lo: 26°
Feels Like: 27°
We're tracking a rebound of temps and the return of sunshine!
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Latest Video

Image

Thousands volunteer for NCAA Final Four weekend

Image

Immigrant shares story to bring understanding

Image

Stretch Your Inch

Image

Rochester Thaw Festival

Image

Is your bracket crushed?

Image

Stretch Your Inch

Image

Bulls defeat Blizzard to move on

Image

2 NCAA wrestling titles coming back to Iowa

Image

NIACC celebrates 100 years

Image

Tracking Sunday Morning Rain

Community Events