Cole enters plea in church rape case

Blake Cole (Photo/Montgomery Co. Jail)
Blake Cole (Photo/Montgomery Co. Jail)

HARRISON TOWNSHIP (WDTN) – The man accused of sexually assaulting a young child inside a Harrison Township church pled no contest Monday to a charge of rape.

Prosecutors said Blake Cole, 20, raped the child in April 2012.

Cole was arrested after a Montgomery County Sheriff’s deputy, who was working as church security, told investigators he caught Cole sexually assaulting a young child.

Montgomery County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Krumholtz found Cole guilty and scheduled his sentencing for Feb. 24.

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