Iowa man sentenced to 9.25 years for sexually abusing children

(ABC 6 News) – An Osage, Iowa man was sentenced to 111 months at the MN Correctional Facility in St. Cloud after pleading guilty to two counts of criminal sexual contact with Austin minors.

RELATED: Monday trial scheduled for Iowa man accused of sexual conduct with minors – ABC 6 News –

Dylan Matthew Drees, 26, pleaded guilty to one count of 1st-degree criminal sexual conduct (penetration of a child under 13) and one case of 2nd-degree criminal sexual conduct (multiple acts, child under 16).

He was arrested in April of 2020 after a 10-year-old and 12-year-old told law enforcement that Drees assaulted them repeatedly from 2018 to 2020.

Drees was sentenced to 111 months, with credit for 238 days served in jail. He also received a sentence of 90 months for the second plea, and the sentences will be served concurrently.

RELATED: Iowa man pleads guilty to sexual contact with Mower County minors – ABC 6 News –

According to court documents, the minimum sentence if Drees had been found guilty in court would have been 144 months, or 12 years.