Wednesday, April 17, 2024

First court appearance scheduled for Neosho elementary counselor on statutory rape charge

The first court appearance for a Neosho South Elementary counselor charged with statutory rape is scheduled for 1 p.m. May 14 in Newton County Circuit Court, according to online records.

The Newton County Prosecuting Attorney's office charged Jacob Oakes, 40, Neosho, April 10 and a warrant was issued for his arrest. He turned himself in Thursday afternoon and was freed after posting a $5,000 code bond.

Oakes, a former high school counselor and choir teacher in the R-5 School District, allegedly had sex with a 14-year-old girl in 2021 and an other occasions, including as recently as last month.


Anonymous said...

Sick Bastard, Time for him to do Jail Time.

Anonymous said...

A couple more republican votes supporting Mike Moon and his disgusting view on child marriage and this could have been legal.