McAdam Plea Agreement

An Orange City man pleaded guilty Monday to having sexual contact with and taking nude photos of a young girl.

Fifty-six year-old Scott McAdam entered into a plea agreement… pleading guilty to lascivious acts with a child and sexual exploitation of a child. Both charges carry 10-year prison sentences. It will be up to the sentencing judge to decide whether the sentences will be served concurrently or consecutively. Sentencing will be on March fifth in Sioux County District Court.

As part of the plea agreement, 20 other charges will be dropped. The plea agreement also requires McAdam to register with the Iowa Sex Offender Registry for the rest of his life, and be will be on lifetime parole once his prison sentence is completed.

The Sioux County Sheriff’s Office alleged McAdam had inappropriate and unwanted sexual contact with the victims. Deputies discovered McAdam had inappropriate sexual contact with two minor victims at a residence north of Orange City that occurred several times over the past two years.