Russell County

Former janitor in Southwest Virginia faces 150 more indictments of sexual assault

RUSSELL COUNTY, Va. -      A former Russell County school janitor, who was arrested back in February, has now been indicted on 150-counts of sexual assault.

     41-year-old Bobby Joe Gobble is accused of sexually assaulting 4 victims, all 14-years of age or younger.

     Gobble served as a janitor at Lebanon Elementary School until his arrest on February 12th. At that time Gobble was charged with two counts of Indecent Liberties with a Child and two counts of Aggravated Sexual Battery.

     Commonwealth's Attorney, Brian Patton, tells us the investigation is ongoing.

     Gobble is expected back in court on June 26th.

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