An investigation results in charges against an Elsberry man with a minor, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department.
On Nov. 28, 2013, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office began investigating a sexual offense against a minor. According to county investigators, Jeremiah Vincenty, 24, sexually assaulted a girl under the age of 15 in his home along the 400 block of Pin Oak Park Drive, in Elsberry in Lincoln County.
Vincenty is a registered Lincoln County sex offender who was convicted on Sept. 7, 2011, of first degree child molestation of a 12 year old female and second degree child molestation of a female of 15 years.
Investigators believe Vincenty was high on marijuana during the rape.
Vincenty is charged with Statutory Rape Second Degree and Statutory Sodomy Second Degree and is currently housed at the Lincoln County Jail under a $100,000 bond.
Those accused of a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law