A corrections officer at the Northwest Ohio Juvenile Detention, Training and Rehabilitation Center has been charged in connection with the sexual battery of a juvenile under court custody.
27 year old Robert R. Plotts of Holgate, is accused of committing the crime on or around May 11.
According to the Bryan Times, investigators say the incident took place in Montpelier, not at the detention center in Stryker.
The alleged victim was 17 years old. According to the paper, as of Monday afternoon, Plotts had not yet been apprehended.
If convicted of third-degree felony sexual battery, Plotts could be staring at up to five years in prison.
He has an initial court appearance tentatively scheduled for July 1.