A former Lowell resident will be held in Kent County's Jail, Joshua Gooch was convicted today of Criminal Sexual Conduct-Third Degree.
The 32 year old had been returned from Crown Point, Indiana to face charges. Lowell's Police credit the Lake County Sheriff's Department with assisting in the case. Gooch could see up to 15 years in prison for repeated assaults that began when his victim was 10 years old. They spanned a period from 1999 to 2007.
Gooch will be brought back to Judge James Robert Redford's court for sentencing March 17th.