A former St. Marys man has
been indicted in Auglaize County for sexually molesting and raping a
9-year-old St. Marys girl.
Benjamin L. Watkins, 25, 1254 Hughes St., Fostoria, is being held in
the Auglaize County Jail on a $500,000 bond. A pretrial hearing is set
for Sept. 29 and a jury trial slated for Oct. 14.
Watkins was indicted for gross sexual imposition and three counts of
rape stemming from incidents allegedly occurring in rural St. Marys
between April 16, 1992, and June 15 of this year.