Indiana State Police initiated a criminal investigation on January 14th after receiving information that an Oakland City man had a sexual relationship with a female under the age of 16.

Arrested and Charged:

Brett Williams, 22, Oakland City, IN

  1. Sexual Misconduct with a Minor, Class 4 Felony

During the investigation, Indiana State Police Detective Tobias Odom revealed Brett Williams, 22, of Oakland City, had a sexual relationship with the female and was aware she was under the age of 16. The alleged incident occurred between January 1 and January 3.

The Gibson County Prosecutor’s Office reviewed the investigation and issued a warrant for Williams’ arrest. On Saturday afternoon, January 25, Williams was arrested at his residence without incident. Williams was taken to the Gibson County Jail where he is currently being held on bond.

Investigating Officer: Detective Tobias Odom, Indiana State Police

Assisting Agency: Oakland City Police