George Hiotis

Homeless Man Pleads Guilty to Sex Charges

by George Hiotis on May 16, 2018 at 11:38 am

A homeless man pleads guilty in Muskingum County Common Pleas Court to sex charges. The Prosecutor’s Office says that 33-year-old Derek Baldwin appeared before Judge Kelly Cottrill and pled guilty to three counts of Attempted Unlawful Sexual Conduct with a Minor, six counts of Importuning, one count of Attempted Corrupting another with Drugs, 18 counts of Pandering Sexually Oriented Matter Involving a Minor and one count of Tampering with Evidence. The judge ordered a pre-sentence investigation and continued Baldwin’s bond at $1,000,000 as previously set.