79-year-old man charged with raping minor; Abuse allegations span four decades

79-year-old man charged with raping minor; Abuse allegations span four decades

DEFIANCE, OH (WTOL) - A 79-year-old Defiance man has been charged with sexual abuse crimes that span the last four decades.

Miguel "Mike" Urdiales, 79, has been charged with two counts of raping a minor under the age of 13.

An investigation revealed the alleged crimes happened over the last 40 years.

The case has been sent to a Defiance County Grand Jury. It's expected to be presented next week. Additional charges against Urdiales are possible at that time.

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