Bloomfield man indicted for rape

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By Staff

A Bloomfield man was indicted for rape, incest and sexual abuse in Spencer County Oct. 10.

Robert Stevens, 35, of 3884 Franklin Road, Bloomfield, was indicted on a total of nine charges by the Spencer Circuit Court Grand Jury.

Stevens is charged with three counts of first-degree rape, three counts of incest and three counts of first-degree sexual abuse.

Sometime between Aug. 7 and Oct. 1, Stevens is accused of engaging in sexual intercourse with a person less than 12 years old.  The indictment alleges he had sexual intercourse or deviant sexual intercourse with a person whom he knew to be an ancestor, descendent, uncle, aunt, brother or sister and the victim was less than 12 years old. He committed sexual abuse by subjecting a person less than 12 years old, to sexual contact.

His arraignment is scheduled for 9 a.m. Oct. 24 in Spencer County Circuit Court.