West Milton man held on $750,000 bond

MIAMI COUNTY — Daren Sibert, 49, of West Milton was arraigned on one count of first degree felony rape of a child under the age of 10 in Miami County Municipal Court on Thursday.

Sibert is being held on $750,000 bond in Miami County Jail.

According to reports, Sibert allegedly committed sexual acts involving a female child who was six years-old at the time of the alleged incident. According to reports, the victims claimed the incident occurred around December 2013 and mid-January 2014. A complaint was filed by Covington Police Department on Sept. 15, 2014. The victim informed her mother that Sibert made sexual contact with her in two different manners as he gave her a bath at their home in Covington. On June 18, prosecutors filed a charge of rape through the Miami County Municipal Court. A preliminary hearing has bee set for 1 p.m. on July 2 with Judge Gary Nasal presiding.