Rio Dell Man Found Guilty on Sexual Assault Charges

EUREKA, Ca. (KIEM) – A 38-year-old Rio Dell man is found guilty on sexual assault charges.

Gabriel Lee Owen was convicted for sexual assaults that happened back in Nov. 2015 and May 2018.

Owen was arrested by the Rio Dell Police Department after the victim reported Owen in May 2018.

Another victim came forward after Owen’s was arrested.

Owen is scheduled to be sentenced on Monday, Dec. 2, 2019 and faces up to 29 years in prison.