Clarion Man Charged with Sexual Abuse for Rural Goldfield Incident

Goldfield, Iowa – Steven Nelson, 61, of Clarion was charged over the weekend with two counts of sexual abuse after an alleged incident with two underage girls Friday evening, authorities say.

The two girls told the Wright County Sheriff’s Office that they were with Nelson Friday evening in Goldfield.

Nelson was taken into custody Saturday morning and was then released on recognizance later Saturday afternoon.

The incident is still under investigation.