Miramon charged with two counts of sexual assault, arrested
October 14, 2020
Just over two weeks after the Phillips County Sheriff's Office announced an investigation following posts made on social media regarding a series of sexual assaults, Ernest Miramon, Jr. of Malta was served an arrest warrant and taken into custody last Thursday.
At 3:26 p.m., Miramon was arrested at his Malta home and is currently being held on a $500,000 bond having been charged with two counts of sexual assault, both felonies, in the Valley County Detention Center.
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