Blakesburg Man Charged with Sexually Assaulting a Minor

Wapello County, Iowa – On July 28, 2020 at or about 6:15p.m. The Wapello County Sheriff’s Office took a report of a juvenile that had been sexual assaulted in Blakesburg, Wapello County, Iowa.  An investigation was initiated.


On July 29th, 2020 a search warrant was executed in the 200 block of E. State Street in Blakesburg, Iowa.


As a result of the search warrant and investigation conducted Charles Fiscella (Age: 78) was arrested and transported to the Wapello County Jail. He was charged with: 3rd degree Sexual Abuse (C-Felony); Enticing a Minor (D-Felony); and Prostitution (Aggravated Misdemeanor).


Charles Fiscella, 78


He is currently being held at the Wapello County Jail with no bond.


This criminal charge is an accusation and the defendant is assumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.