Grant County Sheriff Kevin Owen reports on September 15, law enforcement from the Grant County Sheriff’s office executed an arrest warrant in the city of Milbank. Jacomie Antonio Noe, 23, a Milbank resident, was arrested and charged with felony rape in the first degree. Noe is being held at the Grant County Detention Center on a $25,000 cash-only bond.
In South Dakota, first-degree rape involves sexual penetration between a minor who is younger than 13 years old and a defendant of any age. This offense is a Class C felony, which is punishable by a fine of up to $50,000, at least 15 years (and up to life) in prison, or both.