Convoy man arrested on sex charges
Saturday, August 02, 2014 12:00 AM
Michael T. Vandagriff (Photo submitted)
CONVOY — An investigation by local authorities and the Federal Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a 38-year-old Convoy man on sex offense charges.
Michael T. Vandagriff, Convoy, Ohio, was arrested and charged with two counts of illegal use of a minor in nudity-oriented material or performance. The second-degree felony charges are punishable by eight years in prison on each count if Vandagriff is found guilty.
According to Van Wert County Sheriff Thomas M. Riggenbach, the charges were part of an indictment handed down by a recent session of the Van Wert County Grand Jury. Riggenbach advised that Vandagriff was arrested on the indictment in Indiana by the Ft. Wayne Police Dept. Vandagriff will be held in the Allen County (Indiana) Jail until he is extradited to Van Wert County.