OSAGE, Iowa – A Waterloo man gets probation after a plea deal in a sex crime case.
James John Vanquathem, 43, was charged in August 2017 with 2nd degree sexual abuse. He was accused of having sexual contact with a seven-year-old child in Osage in June 2014.
Vanquathem pleaded guilty in July to a lesser charge of child endangerment and has now been sentenced to two years of supervised probation. Vanquathem must also complete all recommended mental health treatment.