CHARLES CITY — A Charles City man has pleaded not guilty to a sexual abuse charge.
40-year-old Kevin Fiala was arrested last month on a third-degree sexual abuse charge. Court documents show that Fiala on November 7th allegedly committed sexual abuse on a woman who was asleep, did not give prior consent, and was not able to give consent during the time of the act.
Fiala recently filed a written plea of not guilty. His trial is scheduled to start on January 23rd.
If convicted, he would face up to ten years in prison.