Oskaloosa Couple Charged with Multiple Counts of Sexual Assault￼￼
Written by Corey Stott on May 12, 2022
OSKALOOSA, Ia.- On Thursday, officers with the Oskaloosa Police Department and agents with the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) arrested 41-year old Dustin Flaherty and 40-year old Sara Flaherty at their Oskaloosa home. The arrests come after the Oskaloosa Police Department and the DCI conducted a joint investigation into allegations of sexual assaults committed by Dustin and Sara Flaherty, who are husband and wife.
The charges against Dustin include Class C Felonies of Conspiracy to Commit Sexual Abuse and 3rd Degree Sexual Abuse, as well as two counts of the Class B Felony of 2nd Degree Sexual Abuse.
The charges against Sara include Class C Felonies of Conspiracy to Commit Sexual Abuse and 3rd Degree Sexual Abuse. She is also charged with two counts of the Class B Felony of 2nd Degree Sexual Abuse and two counts of the Class B Felony of Drug Distribution to a Person Under the Age of Eighteen.
Dustin and Sara Flaherty remain lodged in the Mahaska County Jail.
This is an on-going investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Oskaloosa Police Department at (641) 672-2557.