Alta Man Charged With Six Counts Of Sexual Abuse

An Alta man has been arrested in connection with an investigation by the Buena Vista County Sheriff’s Office of ongoing sexual abuse.

Sheriff Kory Elston says on February sixth, the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a suspected sexual abuse that occurred in Alta on numerous occasions with a minor child under the age of 16 between the fall of 2016 and the summer of 2017.

Friday, 44-year-old Rolland Robert Latta, Senior, of Alta turned himself in at the Sheriff’s Office. Latta was charged with six counts of third-degree sexual abuse, a class “C” felony.

Latta was held in the Buena Vista County Jail on 60-thousand dollars bond.