According to Paullina Police Chief Nathan Bremer, during the early morning hours of Saturday, April 12th, 2014, a phone call was placed to O’Brien County Communications reporting a suspected rape. When law enforcement arrived, a brief interview was conducted with the victim who was subsequently taken by private vehicle for examination at an emergency room.
Following the initial investigation and collection of evidence, later that morning in Paullina, officers arrested 34-year-old Jackie Roy Buchanan of Paullina. He was charged with Sexual Abuse in the 3rd Degree, a class C felony.
After his initial appearance before the magistrate, at last report, Buchanan remained in custody on a $10,000 cash or surety bond.