By KEITH EPPS THE FREE LANCE–STAR Nov 11, 2016

Child molestation charges against a Spotsylvania County man have been dropped.

Coy Michael Stieglbauer had been scheduled for a jury trial next week on charges of rape, object sexual penetration, sodomy, aggravated sexual battery and indecent liberties. Three of the charges carry mandatory life sentences because the alleged victim is under 13.

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BY PORTSIA SMITH - THE FREELANCE-STAR

Lesa Atkins buried her head in the shoulder of victim advocate Cindy Gatewood and wept in the darkness outside the Caroline County Circuit Court building Wednesday night.

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FREDERICKSBURG, Va. - Classes began as usual on Monday at Riverbend High School in Fredericksburg, but two students were notably absent.

Two weeks ago, a 17-year-old student was arrested for allegedly sending a threat to shoot up the Spotsylvania County school via text message. A 15-year-old accomplice was charged during a subsequent investigation.

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By KEITH EPPS THE FREE LANCE–STAR Aug 24, 2017

A Spotsylvania County jury deliberated for several hours Wednesday night but was unable to agree on whether a county man molested a teenage girl in 2014.

Borja Medina, 70, is charged with aggravated sexual battery. Judge Ricardo Rigual declared a mistrial after a jury announced that it was hopelessly deadlocked.

A new trial for Medina is scheduled for Nov. 6 in Spotsylvania Circuit Court.

According to the evidence presented by prosecutor Amanda Sweeney, Medina was in a relationship with the victim’s mother, who is in this country illegally from El Salvador and is about 25 years younger than Medina.

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BY KEITH EPPS / THE FREE LANCE–STAR Apr 19, 2016

At the end of a hearing Wednesday in which he pleaded guilty for his role in a planned massacre at Riverbend High School, a judge let Gavin Oztuna hug his relatives one by one before being taken back into custody.

It’s possible that the 16-year-old Spotsylvania boy will be back with his family in as little as six months.

Oztuna received an “indeterminate sentence” in a juvenile facility after pleading guilty in Spotsylvania Circuit Court to conspiracy to commit first-degree murder.

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Free Lance-Star - 1/10/2018
Jan. 10--A man convicted Tuesday of molesting a teenage girl back in 2014 will have to register as a sex offender but will not have to spend any time in jail.

Borja Medina, 70, of Spotsylvania County was convicted of sexual battery, a misdemeanor, in Spotsylvania Circuit Court. As part of a plea agreement worked out by prosecutor Amanda Sweeney and defense attorney Jonathan David, Medina received a suspended 12-month jail sentence.

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