Two Ottumwa men are facing charges for alleged sexual abuse that took place over multiple years.
According to court records, 18 year old Grantley James Dunning and 20 year old Korbin Pierce Dunning committed sex acts with the victim over the course of several years, while the victim was under the age of 15. The incident reports further state that the victim is a member of the same household as the defendants.
Grantley and Pierce Dunning were arrested on Monday, December 6 and taken to the Wapello County Jail. They have both been charged with 3rd Degree Sexual Abuse (C Class Felony) and Incest (D Class Felony). They are each being held on a $15,000 bail. A preliminary hearing is set for December 14, and A no-contact order between the defendants and the victim has been issued.
As a reminder, a criminal charge is merely an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.