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NE Iowa man facing sex abuse charge

Joseph Taylor

A Fort Atkinson man is facing a felony sex abuse charge for allegedly forcing a woman to have intercourse with him.

Posted: Aug. 13, 2018 10:44 AM
Updated: Aug. 13, 2018 10:46 AM

WINNESHIEK COUNTY, Iowa – A Fort Atkinson man is facing a felony sex abuse charge for allegedly forcing a woman to have intercourse with him.
Joseph Taylor, 53, was arrested in connection to an alleged incident July 25 in the 300 block of South Main St. in Spillville. He has since posted bond of $13,500.
“Taylor was interviewed where he lied about the incident at first but did finally admitted to having sex with (the woman), claiming it was consensual,” the criminal complaint said. “Interviews with friends and family of (the woman) provided evidence that it was not consensual.”

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